IH PTSA ROSTER 2021-2022

The IH PTSA Executive Board of Directors are both elected and appointed.  Elections take place in the spring, and service runs from July 1 to June 30, each year.  Elected positions are limited to two-year terms.  Executive Board of Directors meet monthly, with meetings calendar posted HERE.  Board Members oversee Committee Chairs, ensuring Program/Events sufficiency. 

Interested in working with IH PTSA? Learn more, contact Kim and Birgit, IH PTSA Presidents.

 

Executive Board

Position
Name
Email Address
Co-Presidents* Kim Wilkinson IHPTSAPresidents@gmail.com
  Birgit Aarrestad IHPTSAPresidents@gmail.com
     
Secretary* Tracy Drake IHPTSASecretary@gmail.com
     
Treasurer* Tara Moe IHPTSATreasurer@gmail.com
Assistant Treasurer* Kaiyu Yan IHPTSAAsstTreasurer@gmail.com
     
Co-VPs of Communications*  Tracie Jones IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com
  Molly Dorr  IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com
     
Co-VPs of Events* Kristen Allen-Bentsen IHPTSAEvents@gmail.com
  Natasha de los Reyes IHPTSAEvents@gmail.com
     
Co-VPs of Hospitality* Laura Schmidt IHPTSAHospitality@gmail.com
  Kendra Gallaugher IHPTSAHospitality@gmail.com
     
Co-VPs of Outreach* Karissa Mobilia IHPTSAOutreach@gmail.com
  Chanju Lee IHPTSAOutreach@gmail.com
     
Co-VPs of Programs* Sathya Kannan  IHPTSAPrograms@gmail.com
  Lisa Small IHPTSAPrograms@gmail.com
     
Director of Advocacy** Lauren Bartholomew IHPTSAAdvocacy@gmail.com
     
Director of Best Practices (SOE)** Heather Bratton IHPTSASOE@gmail.com
     
Director of Membership** Wendy Cummins IHPTSAMembership@gmail.com
     

 *Denotes an elected board position             **Denotes an appointed board position 

 

Committee Chairs: 

VP Outreach: Karissa Mobilia and Chanju Lee(IHPTSAOutreach@gmail.com) 

Position
Name
Email Address
Angel Program Karissa Mobilia IHSAngelProgram@gmail.com
  Julie Gamble IHSAngelProgram@gmail.com
     
Ask the Academic Advisor Night OPEN  
     
Family & Community Engagement- F.A.C.E. Committee Marisa Garcia Struck IHPTSAFace@gmail.com
  Wendy Marucheck IHPTSAFace@gmail.com
     
Healthy Student -Be True OPEN  
     
New Family Ambassadors Cathy Habib IHSNewFamily@gmail.com
  Lisa Hill IHSNewFamily@gmail.com
     
ParentWiser-Education Wendy Cummins IHPTSAMembership@gmail.com
Safety Backpacks Tracie Jones IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com

  

VP Programs: Sathya Kannan & Lisa Small (IHPTSAPrograms@gmail.com)  

Position
Name
Email Address
Grants Cristine Varzali IHPTSAGrants@gmail.com
     
College & Career Planning (ACT/SAT Practice Tests) Tracie Kinsley IHPTSACCP@gmail.com
     
Community Service Honor Cords Nicole Garcia IssyHighCommunityService@gmail.com
  Tracy Drake IHPTSASecretary@gmail.com
Reflections Art Kristen Allen-Bentsen ReflectionsISD@gmail.com
  Heather Bratton ReflectionsISD@gmail.com
Senior Scholarships NEED Non-senior Co-chair IHPTSAScholarships@gmail.com
 

NEED Non-senior Co-chair

IHPTSAScholarships@gmail.com

 

 

VP Events: Kristen Allen-Bentsen & Natasha de los Reyes (IHPTSAEvents@gmail.com)  

Position
Name
Email Address
5K PE Runs (Jan, June)
Sue Junker
College & Career Center Hospitality Support (yearlong)
NEED
 
 
 
 
Community Service Fair
OPEN
 
 
 
 
New-to-IHS Night (Aug)
Kim Wilkinson
 
Birgit Aarrestad 
 
 
 
Textbook Checkout Day
Terri Sanders
 
 
 
Picture Day
Lauren Bartholomew
 
 
 
2022 Senior Events Chairs
 OPEN
 
 
 
 
2022 Senior Calendar
Allison May
 
 
 
2022 Senior Grad Event
OPEN
     2023 Junior Co-chair
OPEN
 
 
 
 
2022 Senior Breakfast (June)
OPEN
 
     2023 Junior Chair
OPEN
 
        
 
 
 
 
 
2022 Senior Farewell (June)
OPEN
     2023 Junior Co-chair
OPEN
 
 
 
 
Senior Fundraiser (signs)
Nicole Garcia
IssyHighCommunityService@gmail.com
  Tracy Drake IHPTSASecretary@gmail.com

 

VP Hospitality: Laura Schmidt & Kendra Gallaugher (IHPTSAHospitality@gmail.com) 

Position Name
Email Address
Career Center Hospitality
Nada Alwaird
 
     
PTSA General Meeting Snacks
Rachel Stoner
 
 
Kira Seiffert
 
 
 
 
Senior Exit Interview Snacks (March)
OPEN
 
 
 
 
Staff Appreciation Week Co-chairs(May) 
Dee Rathore
 
 
 
 
Staff Back-to-School Lunch
OPEN
 
 
 
 
Staff Monthly Breakfasts
Kristen Brennock
 
 
Dee Rathore
 
 
Heidi Fuhs
 
 
 
 
Student Support- Snack Fund, 2 Recognition Breakfasts
OPEN
 

  

VP Communications: Molly Dorr & Tracie Jones

(IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com) 

Position Name Email Address
IH PTSA E-News
Molly Dorr
IH PTSA Signage Coordinator Tracie Jones IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com
IH PTSA Website Carolyn Kennedy IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com
Display Board Coordinator  Molly Dorr IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com
I-Vision Coordinator Tracie Jones  IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com 
Peachjar eFlyers  Molly Dorr  IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com
Social Media Coordinator Tracie Jones IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com 
Special Features Emily Arteche IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com
Staff Bios (photos) Zach Goldberg IHPTSACommunications@gmail.com
Staff Bios (written)
Birgit Aarrestad

  

Secretary: Tracy Drake (IHPTSASecretary@gmail.com) 
Position
Name
Email Address
IH PTSA Awards
Carla Geraci
 
 
 
Treasurer: Tara Moe (IHPTSATreasurer@gmail.com) 
Position
Name
Email Address
Assistant Treasurer/Non-signer Kaiyu Yan  
Corporate Matching OPEN  
Donor Acknowledgment OPEN  
Sponsorships OPEN  

  

Co-Presidents: Kim Wilkinson & Birgit Aarrestad (IHPTSAPresidents@gmail.com) 

Position

Name

Email Address

Director of Advocacy Lauren Bartholomew IHPTSAAdvocacy@gmail.com
Director of Best Practices (SOE) Heather Bratton IHPTSASOE@gmail.com 
Directors of Membership Wendy Cummins IHPTSAMembership@gmail.com 
     
     
IH PTSA Volunteer Coordinator Lauren Bartholomew  
     
PTSA LIAISONS    
Boosters OPEN  
Issaquah Schools Foundation Heidi Fuhs  
Special Services OPEN  
Volunteers for Issaquah Schools Karissa Mobilia  IHPTSAOutreach@gmail.com