Our PTA is made up 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.

Interested in a board positions? Contact us!


2022 - 2023 GES PTA Officers   

President Lyndsey Hill President@gespta.org 
President-Elect Meghan Decker PresidentElect@gespta.org 
Treasurer Desha Schalekamp Treasurer@gespta.org 
Secretary Valerie Przyojski Secretary@gespta.org 
VP of Communications Mandi Martinez Communications@gespta.org 
VP of Membership Abby Embry VPMembership@gespta.org 
VP of Programs Anna Rotenberry Programs@gespta.org 
VP of Ways & Means  Kelli Carpenter


VP STARS Support Ashleigh Panelli


2022 - 2023 GES PTA Executive Board


Advocacy Chair Sarah Powell Advocacy@gespta.org  
Auction  OPEN Auction@gespta.org 
Carnival Chair Tricia Downes Carnival@gespta.org 
Council Delegate Lisa Roberts CouncilDelegate@gespta.org 
Dad's Club OPEN DadsClub@gespta.org 
Environmental Summer Hamilton 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 

2022-2023 GES PTA standing committees


Assistant Principal Marie Menard Marie.Menard@gcisd.net
Newsletter Mandi Martinez Communications@gespta.org 
Webmaster Sarah Powell Webmaster@gespta.org 
Hospitality Coordinator Keri Rardon Hospitality@gespta.org 
Volunteer Coordinator Jessica Moreau Volunteers@gespta.org  
Scholarships & Awards Coordinator Elyse Hahne Awards@gespta.org 
Arts in Education & Reflections Coordinator Sarah Powell ArtinEducation@gespta.org 
Destination Imagination  OPEN Programs@gespta.org 
Diversity Program Coordinator Jeena Stephen Diversity@gespta.org 
Healthy Lifestyles Coordinator Vanessa Morales  HealthyLifestyles@gespta.org 
STEAM Program Coordinator Vanessa Morales STEAM@gespta.org 
Talent Show Coordinator OPEN TalentShow@gespta.org 
Youth Protection OPEN YouthProtection@gespta.org 
Shop & Support Coordinator OPEN shopsupport@gespta.org 
PTA Spirit Night Coordinator OPEN SpiritNight@gespta.org 
A-Thon Fundraiser  Katie Massimi WaysandMeans@gespta.org 
Spirit Shop Coordinator Kelli Carpenter SpiritShop@gespta.org 
PTA Resource Coordinator OPEN  Resources@gespta.org 
Pre-K Coordinator OPEN  prek@gespta.org 
Kindergarten Coordinator Sarah Woolery kindergarten@gespta.org 
First Grade Coordinator Lauren May firstgrade@gespta.org 
Second Grade Coordinator Marielena Rodriguez secondgrade@gespta.org 
Third Grade Coordinator Meghan Decker thirdgrade@gespta.org 
Fourth Grade Coordinator Amanda Jernigan fourthgrade@gespta.org 
Fifth Grade Coordinator Melanee Warren 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 

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 Ways & Means to be a sponsor today.