Position/Email LinkJuly 1, 2023- June 30, 2024
PresidentKeri Wagner
Executive Vice President Nallely Gomez
SecretaryMaria Derrick
TreasurerJulie Lin
Deputy TreasurerKarrie Chen
HistorianPilar Hsue
Steven Lee
Emily Jaquette
Past President
Christina Schmidt
VP CommunicationsAnjani Sarma
VP Communications Deputy
Ann Xu
VP AdvocacyErwin Morton
VP EducationLinda Henigin
VP Education Deputy
Shweta Choudhry
VP OutreachLakeshia Phillips-Marshall
VP Health and WellnessRani Jayakumar
VP Health and Wellness Deputy
Indira Selvakumaraswamy
VP LeadershipLili Nova-Roessig
VP Special EducationYael Naveh
CTO/Technology/Deputy Webmaster
Webmaster (Appointed)
Vaibhav Vaish
Scott Thomas
Environmental Action
(Appointed Standing Committee Chair)
Sarah Cornwell
Deputy Environmental Action
Yumei Xiong
Gun Violence Prevention Co-ChairAllie Horevitz
Gun Violence Prevention Co-ChairAlison Kamhi
Parent Advocates for Student Success (PASS)Chris Philpot
Safe Routes to School Chair (SRTS)open

PTA Council of Palo Alto
25 Churchill Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94306

The PTA is part of the foundation of the public education system. The purposes of this Council are promoted in cooperation with the National PTA and the California State PTA through advocacy and education in collaboration with parents, teachers, educators, students, and the public. The Palo Alto Council of PTA’s was established in January 1923 as a charter of the California State PTA, working to drive improvements in the education, health, and well-being of all children and families. 

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Every Child. One Voice. Welcome to the website of the Palo Alto Council of PTAs. Our purpose is to foster collaboration, conduct leadership training, and coordinate the efforts of our site PTAs. This website is intended to be a resource for our PTAs to accomplish their Mission.