Palms Middle School

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Thank you to our many volunteers!

Friends of Palms Board Members, 2017-2018


  • Friends of Palms Co-Presidents: Cody Ashe-McNalley and Maura Howe
  • Friends of Palms Vice President: open position
  • Friends of Palms Secretary: open position
  • Friends of Palms Treasurer: open position
  • PTSA President: Arley Partida

General board members:

  • Lori Berman
  • Astrid Martinez-Fribourg
  • Dorothy Pincus
  • Kelley Reynolds
  • Michele Robinson
  • Stacey Shortt
  • open position
  • open position
  • open position
  • open position

PTSA Officers, 2017-2018

  • PTSA President: Arley Partida
  • PTSA Vice President, Membership: open position
  • PTSA Auditor: open position
  • PTSA Secretary: open position
  • PTSA Treasurer: open position

See also


Positions are open. Please pick a role that suits you. Volunteer by filling out the Parent Volunteer Form.

Committee Chairs, 2017-2018

  • Beautification Chair: open position
  • Book Fair Chair: Michele Robinson
  • Coffee with the Principal Chair: Stacey Shortt
  • Dining for Dollars Co-Chairs: Michele Robinson and Astrid Martinez-Fribourg
  • Drop-Off Lane Coordinators: Gigi Whittiker and Maura Howe
  • Facebook Manager: Rachel Panush
  • Faculty and Staff Appreciation Chair: Stacey Shortt
  • Family Annual Donation Co-Chairs: Kelley Reynolds and Lori Berman
  • Friends of Palms Auditor: open position
  • Grant Writing Chair: Michele Robinson
  • Grocery Store and Box Tops Programs Chair: Leslie Wong
  • Lunchtime Supervision Chair: Nirit Brand
  • Meet & Greet Chair: Lori Berman
  • Orientation Packet Document Sorting Chair: Cody Ashe-McNalley
  • Palms Gear Chair: open position
  • Reflections Art Program Chair: Dorothy Pincus
  • Technology Committee Chair: Cody Ashe-McNalley
  • Translators Chair: open position
  • Visitors Days Chair: Gail Torr
  • Volunteer Coordinator: Stacey Shortt
  • Weekly Email Manager: Maura Howe
  • Website Managers: Uttara Natarajan and Marisol Orozco; others welcome
  • Website Reporters: Jami Messinger and Linda Prinzo; others welcome
  • Westside Saver Card Coordinator: Gail Torr