Officers & Committees

Franklin Township School PTA Board Members

President: Jackie Bradley

Vice President: Chad Klasna

Treasurer: Karen Obiedzinski

Recording Secretary: Melissa Costine

Corresponding Secretary: Robin Catanio

Please click each of the executive board position names below for responsibilities

President & Vice President

Treasurer

Recording & Corresponding Secretaries 

Committees, Chairpersons, & Committee Descriptions

Book Fair: Allison Witkowski, Chair 

This committee is responsible for coordinating the book fair, including coordinating dates with the school administration and the vendor, creating flyers to promote the event, set up ans breakdown as well as running the book fair during specified times.

Booster Club: Ellen Anderson, Chair

This committee is responsible for raising monies to support all sports at FTS. In addition, this committee will help foster good sportsmanship, school spirit, pride, and family participation.

Box Tops For Education & Campbells Labels for Education: Jennie Thumann-Frigiola, Chair & Susan Doering, Co-Chair

This committee is responsible for promoting the program, collecting the Box Tops from classrooms, submitting them for payment and coordinating prizes for classrooms/students.

Bulletin Boards: Christina McKinnon, Chair

This committee is responsible for decorating the two PTA bulletin boards with current PTA news, events, pictures and information.

Clothing Drive: Anita Turner, Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating clothing drive(s) during the school year including coordinating dates with the school administration and the cendor, creating flyers to promote the event, set up and breakdown as well as running the clothing drive during specified time.

Cultural Arts: Kim Muller, Chair & Susan Doering, Co-Chair

This committee is responsible for choosing assembly programs that will enrich and entertain the FTS students. They will work with the guidance department and school administration to secure dates, equipment and any other needs for the events.

Fun Fair: Chad Klasna, Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating the Fun Fair. This includes securing facilities, equipment and donations, promoting the event and running the event during the specified times.

Health & Wellness Committee: Katrina Mani, Chair & Meadow McCain, Co-Chair

This committee was formed at the September 2013 PTA meeting. This committee will be looking to sponsor events and activities that promote health & wellness for our students and families.

Holiday Shop: Karen Obiedzinski, Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating the dates, securing items that will be available for purchase by the students, promoting the event, set up and breakdown and running the event during specified times.

Invest In Our Children Campaign: Jennifer May, Chair & Susan Doering, Co-Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating the campaign, collecting the donations, following up on matching funds, and having campaign information available at Back to School Night.

Kids Stuff Books Fundraiser: Jennifer Petersen, Chair & Tammy Meyer, Co-Chair

This committee is responsible for the Kids Stuff Books fundraiser for 8th grade.

Membership: Allison Luciano, Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating membership sign up including collecting membership dues, distributing PTA membership cards as requested, having membership information available at Back to School Night and submitting dues to the NJ State PTA.

Middle School Dances: Lynne French, Chair & Fernanda DoCabo, Co-Chairs

This committee is responsible for the Middle School Dances for Grades 6-8.

Mother's Day Plant Sale: Kim Muller, Chair & Fernanda DoCabo, Co-Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating the annual plant sale in May. This includes securing donations, set up and break down and running the sale during specified times.

Room Parent Coordination: Christine Furino, Chair

This committee is responsible for gathering the list of volunteers, meeting with each classroom teacher to determine the Room Parent for each class. If more than one person volunteers for a class, a name witll be randomly puller by the classroom teacher.

School Beautification: Jennie Thumann-Frigiola, Chair

This committee is responsible for maintaining and seasonally decorating the exterior appearance of the school grounds.

School Directory: Vicky & Chris Ryback, Chairs

This committee is responsible for collecting and entering all data for the directory, as well as obtaining business sponsors to advertise in our directory.

School Store: Jennie Thumann-Frigiola, Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating dates with school administration, procurement of merchandise for purchase by students and running the store during specified times.

School Supplies Fundraiser: Allison Luciano, Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating the school supplies fundraiser.

ShopRite Fundraising: Lynn Becker, Chair

This committee is responsible for the ShopRite fundraiser for 6th grade.

Snowflake Ball: Jackie Bradley, Chair

This committee is responsible for the Snowflake Ball for Grades K-5.

Teacher/Staff Appreciation: Kim Thompson, Chair

This committee is responsible for coordinating the welcome and end of year breakfast for the teachers and staff. This committee is also responsible for the teacher/staff appreciation cake raffle.

 

* All Committee Chairs are responsible for providing the webmaster with all pertinent information for their committee.

 

Committee Chair Handbook click here