Our PTA comprises of hard-working parents & teachers who pool their talents to provide practical support for our school. Those listed below volunteered to provide leadership this year. Get to know their names and faces, and feel free to ask them if you have questions.

Are you interested in a board position? Contact us!


2023 - 2024 GES PTA Officers   

President Meghan Decker President@gespta.org 
President-Elect VACANT PresidentElect@gespta.org 
Treasurer Desha Schalekamp Treasurer@gespta.org 
Secretary Valerie Przyojski Secretary@gespta.org 
VP of Communications Lyndsey Hill Communications@gespta.org 
VP of Membership Abby Embry Membership@gespta.org 
VP of Programs Anna Rotenberry Programs@gespta.org 
VP of Fundraising  Kelli Carpenter


VP of Homerooms Ashleigh Panelli


2023 - 2024 GES PTA Executive Board


Advocacy Chair Sarah Powell Advocacy@gespta.org  
Auction  Keri Rardon Auction@gespta.org 
Carnival Chair

Megan Ohail &

Lanna Nguyen

Council Delegate VACANT CouncilDelegate@gespta.org 
Dad's Club Dan Ray DadsClub@gespta.org 
Environmental Elyse Habenicht Environmental@gespta.org 
Parliamentarian Lauren May Parliamentarian@gespta.org
GES Principal Nancy Hale nancy.hale@gcisd.net 
Teacher Liaison Courtney Ervin courtney.ervin@gcisd.net 

2023-2024 GES PTA standing committees


Assistant Principal Marie Menard Marie.Menard@gcisd.net
Newsletter Lyndsey Hill Communications@gespta.org 
Webmaster Sarah Powell Webmaster@gespta.org 
Hospitality Coordinator Mandi Martinez Hospitality@gespta.org 
Volunteer Coordinator Mari Rice Volunteers@gespta.org  
Scholarships & Awards Coordinator Elyse Hahne Awards@gespta.org 
Arts in Education & Reflections Coordinator Sarah Powell ArtinEducation@gespta.org 
Destination Imagination 

Melisa Chan &

Cathy Patrick

Diversity Program Coordinator

Gemma Brady &

Lindsey Harrison

Healthy Lifestyles Coordinator Staci Boechetter  HealthyLifestyles@gespta.org 
STEAM Program Coordinator Vanessa Morales STEAM@gespta.org 
Talent Show Coordinator

Kelli Carpenter &

Jessica Farish

Youth Protection VACANT YouthProtection@gespta.org 
Shop & Support Coordinator VACANT shopsupport@gespta.org 
PTA Spirit Night Coordinator VACANT SpiritNight@gespta.org 
A-Thon Coordinator Katie Massimi WaysandMeans@gespta.org 
Spirit Shop Coordinator Kelli Carpenter SpiritShop@gespta.org 
PTA Resource Coordinator   Resources@gespta.org 
Pre-K Coordinator Elyse Habenicht prek@gespta.org 
Kindergarten Coordinator   kindergarten@gespta.org 
First Grade Coordinator Katie Massimi firstgrade@gespta.org 
Second Grade Coordinator   secondgrade@gespta.org 
Third Grade Coordinator Mandi Martinez thirdgrade@gespta.org 
Fourth Grade Coordinator Mari Rice fourthgrade@gespta.org 
Fifth Grade Coordinator Sarah Powell fifthgrade@gespta.org 
Spirit Displays Sarah Powell SpiritDisplay@gespta.org 
Staff Appreciation Coordinator Jamie Horn StaffAppreciation@gespta.org 
Yearbook Coordinator Amanda Jernigan Yearbook@gespta.org 

School Supply Packs

Jessica Rickman SupplyPacks@gespta.org 

Appreciation Days

Lindsey Harrison &

Emily Strengers


Upcoming Events


Easy Ways to Fundraise! 

Go to smile.amazon.com to log into your Amazon account and start earning .5% on qualifying purchases for GES. Enter: PTA Texas Congress 4409 Grapevine Elementary PTA to link your account to our PTA.


Link your Tom Thumb/Albertsons card at Guest Services the next time you go shopping using Organization Number 7665. Every time you use your rewards number, a portion of the proceeds will be donated back to the GES PTA!


You can now skip the clipping and upload your receipt pictures to the Box Tops App


GES PTA Social Media


Help us collect photos for the yearbook by downloading the TreeRing App. It's a great way to share pictures. You can save photos to the grade level folders set up in the app. Thank you for your help!


Your logo could be here! Contact our VP of Fundraising to be a sponsor today.