• Advocacy
    • Amy Grutzik,  agrutzik@gmail.com, 410.442.8090
      • Keep tabs on county wide policies that affect WFES
      • Educate families regarding county and district policies and news
      • Invite local officials to promote a community base for community issues
  • After School Enrichment
    • Neerja Kathuria, neerja.s.kathuria@gmail.com, 314-835-7484
      • Find and organize after school activities for WFES families
  • Beautification
    • Amy Grutzik agrutzik@gmail.com 410-442-8090
      • Coordinates the spring planting of flowers around the school by the students
  • By-Laws Committee
    • Kathy Baur, kdbaur@gmail.com, 410-905-8365 
      • Supports the review and modification of PTA by-laws on bi-annual basis
  • Annual Fundraiser
    • Melissa Bonier melissabonier@gmail.com 301-448-0519
      • This committee runs one of WFES’s largest fundraisers
      • Publicizing the event
      • Soliciting for donations for prizes
      • Sending thank you’s to sponsors
  • Box Tops
    • Julie Bennett juliebennett@verizon.net 443-668-7418 
      • This committee runs three Box Tops races throughout the year. For each race, it does the following:
      • Keeps a tally of tops received
      • Publicizes the races
      • Coordinates prizes for the winning grade
      • Refreshes collection boxes in classrooms
      • Develops and manages committee budget
  • Community Outreach
    • Kathy Baur kdbaur@gmail.com 410-905-8365 
      • Coordinates volunteer activities and charitable collections throughout the year
      • Works with staff and students on service projects
      • Publicizes events and projects
  • Family Fun
    • Alicyn Hodges asampson_us@yahoo.com 410-489-5996
    • Kristin Dargis kristenjl@aol.com 410-852-1520 
      • Coordinates skating party, including waiver forms
      • Sponsors and coordinates dances and movie nights
      • Publicizes events
      • Develops and manages committee budget
  • Spring Festival
    • Melissa Bonier melissabonier@gmail.com 301-448-0519
      • Coordinate the spring carnival at WFES
  • Spirit Wear
    • Phuong Dam pdam721@yahoo.com
  • 5th Grade Memories
    • Kara Williams karamichellewilliams@yahoo.com 443-756-3067
      • Works with 5th grade students, families and teachers to create memory books, t-shirt designs, and year end picnic
      • May coordinate fundraiser specifically for 5th grade
      • Adheres to the budget
  • Fifth Grade T-shirts and Picnic
    • open
  • Gift of Thanks
    • Chris Vee chvee1@gmail.com 443-629-3744
    • Lisa Cumberland lisa@vikingcustomhomes.com 443-277-8122
    • Kendra Albert jalbert2276@yahoo.com 443-838-8672
      • This committee organizes the twice annual program to collect gift cards for school staff.
      • Plans and publicizes Gift of Thanks program twice a year
      • Collects the order forms from teachers
      • Distributes cards to staff
  • Membership/Directory
    • Chris Vee chvee1@gmail.com 443-629-3744
    • Phuong Dam pdam721@yahoo.com 
      • Conducts the membership drive for families and staff
      • Collects dues and delivers them to the Treasurer
      • Creates and distributes the membership directory
      • Distributes membership cards
  • Nominating
    • Penny Jones penny_jones@hhcpss.org  
      • Actively seeks volunteers for various PTA roles and responsibilities
      • Works with Executive Committee on filling PTA positions
      • Nominates candidates for elections to officer positions on the Executive Committee
  • Restaurant Nights
    • Jennifer Gallagher Jennifer_Gallagher@hcpss.org
      • Organize 3 to 4 restaurant nights as fundraisers for the PTA.
      • Identify potential restaurant partners
      • Secure date for restaurant night
      • Publicize and distribute flyers
      • Collect restaurant donation and provide donation to Treasurer
  • School Assemblies
    • Ashley Royle ashleyroyle@yahoo.com 410-952-0259 
      • Works with the Administration to identify and schedule assemblies
      • Applies for grants and funding for programs such as Artist in Residence
      • Works with Science Fair committee to coordinate timing of Science Center assembly
      • Develops and manages committee budget
  • STEM Day/Science Fair
    • Lauren Watts lauren_watts@hcpss.org  
      • Coordinates STEM day activities
      • Recruits presenters from the community
      • collaborates with staff and classroom content
      • Develops and manages committee budget
      • Establishes and organizes Science Club
      • Works with School Assemblies Committee to determine timeline for Science Center assembly
      • Develops and manages committee budget
  • Staff Appreciation
    • Joanna Ramos-Romero jramosromero@clubztutoring.com 443-682-4629 
      • Provides meals for staff throughout the year (roughly 6)
      • Hosts American Education Week refreshments for staff
      • Collaborates with Hospitality Committee for various activities
      • Develops and manages committee budget
  • Third Party Vendor Fundraiser
    • Melissa Bonier melissabonier@gmail.com 301-448-0519
      • Plans and organizes sales
      • Advertises program
      • Submits funds to Treasurer
  • Tech Team
    • Chris Vee chvee1@gmail.com 443-629-3744
    • Ashley Royle ashleyroyle@yahoo.com 410-952-0259
      • Maintains website
      • Provides technical resources to other committees
  • Welcoming/Hospitality
    • Kindergarten welcoming only – Staci Slade, stachoffman@yahoo.com
    • School-wide – open
      • Hosts meals and refreshments for guests at certain PTA and school events
      • Writes welcome letters/emails to new families to WFES
      • Sets up a welcoming table
      • Provides services to staff and new families
      • Invites families to Spring Festival that have already registered for the next school year
      • Develops and manages committee budget
  • Wellness/Fitness
    • Kendra Albert jalbert2276@yahoo.com 443-838-8672 
      • Coordinates Walking Wednesdays
      • Volunteer and Supply Coordinator for Field Day
      • Provides support for Jump Rope for Heart
      • Provides support Punt Pass and Kick program (when applicable)
      • Participates in county wellness meetings
      • Coordinates food allergy group at WFES
      • Participates in discussions for room party regulations
      • Publicizes events
      • Develops and manages committee budget
  • Special Education
    • Chris Vee chvee1@gmail.com 443-629-3744 
      • Attend SECAC meetings