PTO Board (All Committees & Events)

The PTO Board is made up of all volunteer PTO Committee Chairs, Coordinators, and Liaisons that together provide the enrichment programs and services available to Hastings students and their families. Board members attend PTO meetings and generally serve as ambassadors of the PTO.




Committee Chair

Committee Email

Arts Night Niharika Emanuel, OPEN
Big Backyard Anita Kirmani, Christine Leitch, Heidi Bailey
Book Fair Anne Boulter, Liz Sullivan
Bulletin Ali Lynch, Emma Harding, Sarah Thomas
Chinese Americans of Lexington (CALex) Liaison Yu Wu
Chinese American Assoc Lex (CAAL) Liaison Xia Fang, Yuan Zhang, Joe Zhou
Community Closet Coordinator Shivani Munjal
Destination Imagination OPEN
Email List Jen Dillis
Family Friends Melissa Eastwood
Field Day Curt Colarullo, Yu Wu
Fifth Grade Activities Tejpreet Kalra, Ali Lynch, Lisa Farrell
Green Team Nicola Rinaldi, Megan Klein Hattori
Harvest Run Jessica Carr, Patrick Farrell, Gunjan Sinha
Harvest Run Race Day Coordinator Frank Klemovitch
Indian Americans of Lex (IAL) Liaison OPEN
Koreans of Lexington (KoLex) Liaison OPEN
LHS Building Project Liaisons Katy Finkenzeller, Megan Hattori, Mike Kelly
Library Volunteers Anne Boulter
Math Olympiad Greg Wing, Dan Su
Membership Fumi Ishikawa, Liz Lin
Nominating Committee 3 OPEN
Read-a-thon Jill Tierney, Aminat Alarape-Raji
Red Sox Night Out Darren Rough
Restaurant Night Coordinator Cathy Gonzalez
Room Parents Chair Tejpreet Kalra, Jessica Mullen
Safe Routes to School Gloria Son
SEPAC/SEPTA (Lexington Special Education Parents Liaison) Jennifer Solomon
School Committee Liaisons Carissa Black, OPEN
School Directory Nancy Carson, Eddlyne Chonot, Mary Lee, Jigyasa Roy
Science Fair Lauren Alberta-Wzolek, Emily Jochim, Andrea Pomerantz
Spiritwear Jessica Mullen
Spring Social Debbie Hellweg, Stacey Penniman
Star Newsletter 1-2 OPEN
Square One Art Liz Sullivan
Staff Appreciation Tejpreet Kalra, Christine Manavian
Talent Show Julia Scott Carey 1-2 OPEN
UNICEF Marisa DeVellis
Understanding Our Differences (UOD) Beverly Montgomery, Jaina Morgan
Volunteer Coordinator OPEN
We are Hastings! Formerly known as Multicultural Potluck 2-3 OPEN
Website Mike Finkenzeller
Welcome Coffee Emma Harding, Sarah Thomas
Welcome Committee Jennifer Hollis, OPEN
Welcome Picnic 1-2 OPEN







Co-Presidents Sarah Thomas, Emma Harding
Secretary Meg Taves
Treasurer Tharshini Mathew, Gloria Son, Maria Pak
VP – Communications Ali Lynch
VP – Fundraising Open
VP – Volunteers Open
Co-VPs Student Enrichment Shannon Murtagh
Co-VPs Community Enrichment Christine Minihane
Co-VPs Membership/Directory Jigyasa Roy, Fumi Ishikawa, Mary Lee, Liz Lin, Eddlyne Chonot
VP – Technology Mike Finkenzeller
VP – Staff Relations Tejpreet Kalra, Christine Manavian