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

Adult Social Elaina Featherstone
Arts Night Palmira Pena-Salazar, Venkata Mungara
Big Backyard Lisa Farrell, Anita Kirmani, Christine Leitch
Book Fair Anne Boulter, Liz Sullivan
Bulletin Ali Lynch, Tejpreet Kalra, 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 OPEN
Destination Imagination OPEN
Email List Ali Lynch
Family Friends Melissa Eastwood, Caroline Johns
Family Math Nights Naveen Cherukuri
Field Day Curt Colarullo, Yu Wu
Fifth Grade Activities Sascha Lamstein, Kim Ryan, OPEN
Geography Bee OPEN
Green Team Nicola Rinaldi, Megan Klein Hattori
Harvest Run Jessica Carr, Patrick Farrell
Harvest Run Race Day Coordinator OPEN
Indian Americans of Lex (IAL) Liaison OPEN
Koreans of Lexington (KoLex) Liaison OPEN
Library Volunteers Anne Boulter
Map Night OPEN
Math Olympiad Danjun Pu, Jing Zhang
Membership Fumi Ishikawa, Liz Lin
Multicultural Potluck 2-3 OPEN
Nominating Committee 3 OPEN
Red Sox Night Out Alicia Hidalgo
Restaurant Night Coordinator Maria Pak
Room Parents Chair Beverly Montgomery
Safe Routes to School Gloria Son
School Committee Liaisons Meg Taves, Carissa Black
School Directory Nancy Carson, Jin Chyung, Mary Lee
School Pictures OPEN
Science Fair Lauren Alberta-Wzolek, Emily Jochim, Andrea Pomerantz
SEPAC/SEPTA (Lexington Special Education Parents Liaison) Christy Hart
Spiritwear Kim Ryan
Star Newsletter 1-2 OPEN
Square One Art Liz Sullivan
Staff Appreciation Kim Ryan
Stop & Shop A+ Christine Manavian
Talent Show Phong Pham 1-2 OPEN
UNICEF Marisa DeVellis
Understanding Our Differences (UOD) Beverly Montgomery, Jaina Morgan
Volunteer Coordinator Christine Manavian
Website Doris Yu, Shankar Venkateswaran, Jasmine Chen, Mike Finkenzeller
Welcome Coffee Tejpreet Kalra, Sarah Thomas, Christine Manavian
Welcome Committee Tejpreet Kalra, Sarah Thomas, Rachel Harrington
Welcome Picnic 1-2 OPEN







Co-Presidents Tejpreet Kalra, Sarah Thomas
Secretary Emma Harding
Treasurer Tharshini Mathew, Gloria Son
VP – Communications Ali Lynch
VP – Fundraising Maria Pak
VP – Planning & Board Development Christine Manavian
Co-VPs Student Enrichment Shannon Murtagh
Co-VPs Community Enrichment Shivani Munjal
Co-VPs Membership/Directory Jin Chyung, Fumi Ishikawa, Mary Lee, Liz Lin
VP – Technology Mike Finkenzeller
VP – Staff Relations Kim Ryan