Mount View Middle School

 Committees 2012 - 2013
Want to volunteer or just learn more? Contact:

Valerie Eshleman –veshleman@healthlawyers.org
Chele Ruetsch -  chelediello@yahoo.com
Julie Neaman  jneaman@verizon.net

** volunteers needed to support the committee chairs
For example, the Hospitality Committee needs a lot of volunteers to donate food,  help with serving, etc.

Committee

Chair (s)

Brief Description of Committees

After School Clubs

Mary Mitchell
410.489.0167 
Liaison - Barbara Anderson

Coordinates after-school activities.  Involves communication with staff and possible outside sources for activity ideas.  Also responsible for advertising the activities through the various school communicating tools.

Box Tops

Karen Chase
410.531.9818
Liaison - Lisa Delmonte

Responsible for organizing incentives to encourage students to bring in Box Tops.  Also responsible for collecting, counting, trimming, and submitting the box tops to earns rewards for our school.

Fall Fundraiser**

Chris Forman
410.750.7372
Jen Garman
410.480.1995
Gail Dryja
410.531.2212
Liaison - Theresa Yodzis

Coordinates fall fundraiser.

Directory

Jenn Peffall 
410.465.3684
Liaison - Darline Hettinger

Creates a directory of contact information of consented PTA members for the school community.  Will need to work with Membership Committee to retrieve contact information.

Escrip

Bhisma Mehta
410.442.7772
Liaison - Diane Vitiello

Encourages parents/guardians to register their shopping cards to earn money for school.

Family Fun & Student Concession Support**

Martina Sedlak
410.804.7148
Chele Ruetsch
443.286.6719
Andrea Hartigan
410.531.5190 (Hypnosis Show Lead Coordinator)
Liaison - Karen Wright

Responsible for coordinating various family events including restaurant nights, MSA Madness Snacks, and other school sponsored events.

Gift of Thanks Program

 Diane Vitiello
410.489.5232
Theresa Yodzis
410.531.4929
Liaison - Diane Vitiello

Oversees Gift of Thanks program during the winter holidays and end of school year.  Responsible for distributing forms, compiling data and delivering gift cards to the staff.

Green**

Shelby Wallner
443.778.9146
410.215.5709
Jen Peffall
410.465.3684
Amy Jansen
410.489.2769
Liaison - Diane Vitiello

Works with Mrs. Mako and assists her with the environmental class, helps to coordinate Green Fest, and supports the Plant Giveaway.  Also, coordinates regular volunteers to meet with students about gardening, environmental school initiatives, and project management skills.   

HC Drug Free Rep

Lucy D-Esposito
443.955.3240
Liaison - Dionne Thorne

Shares information from the HC Drug Free program with the PTA and school administration.

Hospitality**

Darline Hettinger
410.489.7912
Karen Wright
410.489.4993
Liaison - Karen Wright

Provides various breakfasts, luncheons, dinners, and mailbox treats for the staff throughout the year. Volunteers are needed to help provide food and/or set-up, assist during the function, and clean-up.

Nominating/Volunteer Coordinator

Paula Reidy (nom)
Lori Wilson (nom)
Liaison - Karen Wright
Sharon Stewart(vol)
410.489.5614
Liaison - Darline Hettinger

This committee has two branches: 1) It is the responsibility of the nominating commmittee to recognize and seek qualified nominees for the elected leadership of the PTA.  2) The volunteer coordinator creates the parent volunteer schedule (i.e., lunch monitors, etc.)  These two branches work together to recruit volunteers through the same sources.

Membership**

Lorraine Miano-Fike
410.461.2577
Chris Kaiser
Liaison - Barbara Anderson

Creates membership forms to go out on the first day of school.  Assists at Back-to-School Night, signs up new members, and researches and procures incentives for memberships.

Reflections

Tracey Davidson
410.489.9404
Tracy Underwood
410.489.5533
Liaison - Lisa Delmonte

Responsible for promoting student participation in the National Reflections Program.  Completes and submits applications and final projects to the PTAHC Reflections Chair.

School Dances**

Martina Sedlak
410.804.7148
Chele Ruetsch
443.286.6719
Liaison - Lisa Delmonte

Coordinates Back to School Dance in September and a dance in the winter (to be coordinated with administration).  Responsible for securing a D.J, chaperones and light snacks. Also, communicate the needs of the Sprit Team at PTA meetings.  Staff representative for Spirit team is Katie Rusu (MVMS counselor).

Spirit Wear**

Michele Weller
410.750.7030
Liaison - Barbara Anderson

Selects items to support our MVMS spirit.  Distributes and tallies order forms.  Sorts and delivers the orders when they arrive.  Spirit wear is ordered once in the fall and once in the spring.

Web Editor

Theresa Yodzis 
410.531.4929
Liaison - Theresa Yodzis

Designs and updates the PTA website.

Wellness**

Heather Thamer 
410.666.3452
Co-Chair OPEN
Liaison - Darline Hettinger

Coordinates events to encourage our children in the area of health.

8th Grade Activities**

Dionne Thorne
410.750.7164
Liaison - Dionne Thorne

Provides support for Genesee Valley trip in the fall and the end of year activities -- boat trip, lunch, and dance.

MVMS 20th Anniversary Planning Support Committee**


OPEN
Liaison - Theresa Yodzis

Join an already established staff committee in the planning of Mount View Middle School's 20th Anniversary.  Tentative date for celebration is Saturday, May 18th:
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  This committee meets monthly.

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