About Our Organization

We invite you to join us as we focus on ways to better our school for everyone in it

We are parents, working together to support our school, the principal, and teachers. Through our meetings, events, and other activities, we create a sense of community with families and faculty.

PTO Board Members

Name Position Email Cell Phone
Kelly Simmers President kelly.mika@gmail.com 706-255-0449
Jessica Sellers Vice President
Karen Hunt Secretary
Cadey Eastman Treasurer opeptopvb@gmail.com
Eileen Speace Treasurer opeptopvb@gmail.com
Michelle Fletcher Advisor to the Treasurer
Claire Dickson Volunteer Coordinator
Erin West Membership
Carrie Molinari Membership/Volunteer Clearance
Sheila Rice Past President
Regan Cartwright Partners in Education
Monica Kohn Communications
Amy Yorio Member At Large
Robbin Bray &

Joanna Leivent

Apparel-  Assist in the sales and distribution of Ocean Palms apparel and spirit items.  Spirit items are sold and distributed at orientation and all student-based events.  opeptopvb@gmail.com
Susan Samko Press Parent
Pam Riley Press Parent

Committee Chairs

Name Position Email Cell Phone
Amy Maughan &

Beata Engl

CAAP (Children’s Art Appreciation Project)
Kristen Gavazzi Art to Remember
Erin West Box Tops
Jen Werba  &

Stacy Rendzio

Spring Family Night Chair
Madhu Prakash &

Jackie Pennella

Book Fair (FALL & SPRING)
Jackie Pennella Otter Run Chair
Stacey Mayer,

Sonia Thomasiano

& Stephanie Fannin

Fall Family Night Chair
Karen Hunt &

Robbin Bray

Groovin Co-Chair
TBD Fifth Grade Celebration
Stacey Mayer Staff Appreciation
Stephanie Marciani Spirit Rock Coordinator
Joanna Leivent Candy Drive for Troops / Flag Display
TBD Lunch Bunch
Kathy Perry Chip in For Youth
TBD Kindergarten Keepers
TBD Proctor Volunteers

You can learn much more about our organization in person. Contact us to get involved.