Parents' Association - About Us

MSM PARENTS' ASSOCIATION (MSMPA)

The MSMPA represents all parents in an effort to build and support the MSM Community. Through the many committees that make up the Parents' Association, we provide opportunities to become involved in your child's MSM experience. A complete list of these committees is located below.  

Who We Are

The Parents' Association is comprised of parent volunteers. As a group, we are committed to maintaining and creating an environment that is welcoming and inclusive of the entire MSM community.

What We Do

The Parents' Association works to support all aspects of MSM's educational and fundraising goals.  In addition, the PA coordinates and supports volunteer committees at MSM to help MSM achieve its strategic goals.

Our Strategic Goals

  • Foster MSM community involvement by encouraging and promoting volunteerism
  • Welcome new families to the MSM community
  • Facilitate communication between MSM and its parents and teachers
  • Assist with fundraising initiatives
  • Support MSM’s educational programs &
  • Organize events for MSM families and parents.

Parents' Association Membership

All parents and guardians of current students attending MSM are members of the Parents' Association.

Meetings

The Parents' Association holds two general meetings (Fall and Spring).

Organization

  • Governing Documents: By-Laws of the Parents' Association are available for review.
  • Governance. Officers of the Parents' Association Board are elected at the Spring PA meeting.
  • The Parents' Association Board: The Board is responsible for implementing the strategic goals of the Parents' Association. The Board meets throughout the school year to discuss financial and organizational matters.

2017-2018 Parents' Association Board:

Amy Fahnestock
President

Jennifer Fuqua-Calsyn
President Emeritus

Ashley Martin
Treasurer

Lael Dowd                             
Vice President & Room Parent Coordinator

Vinh Wright                          
Vice President

Meghvi Roig                          
Vice President 


2017-2018 Parents' Association Committees/Event Chairs:

MERCHANT PARTNERSHIPS 

  • Chair: Jennifer Biggs Hushon

FALL FUNDRAISER                   

  • Chair: Vinh Wright

COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Chair: Jen Fuqua-Calsyn

TEACHER APPRECIATION

  • Co-Chair: Heather Pearce
  • Co-Chair:  Vinh Wright

LET'S GET SOCIAL!

  • Chair:  Meghvi Roig

FALL FESTIVAL                           

  • Co-Chair: Patti Kelly
  • Co-Chair: Cathleen Trail

BOOK FAIR                                 

  • Co-Chair:  Susan Schyphers

FALL COCKTAIL PARTY           

  • Co-Chair:  PA Board

WINTER HOLIDAY PARTY                        

  • Co-Chair:  Adrienne Schweer 
  • Co-Chair:  Anna Bjornson
  • Co-Chair:  Weina Dorsky
  • Co-Chair:  Julie DeFrain 

SPRING GALA & AUCTION                           

  • Auction Chair: Ashley Martin
  • Gala Co-Chairs:  TBD

SPRING FUN FAIR                     

  • Co-Chair:  Patti Kelly
  • Co-Chair:  Cathleen Trail

FAMILY CAMP OUT:

  • Chair:  TBD

FIELD DAY                              

  • Chair: Brenda Chambers
  • Co-Chair:  Karen Consiglio
 
 If you have an interest in learning more, please contact Amy Fahnestock at amy.fahnestock@gmail.com.  Thank you! 

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