About Inspire PTO

Inspire PTO was founded in the summer of 2017 to support Inspire Elementary School in Denver, Colorado.

We are a registered 501(c)(3). Our Federal Tax ID is 82-2181371.

2020/2021 Inspire PTO Board Members

President: Amy Nishioka, president@inspirepto.com

Hello! My name is Amy Nishioka and I have two Inspire foxes (ECE-4 and 2nd grade). I got involved with the PTO to help the wonderful little school we entered to realize its amazingly large potential. I am excited to help shape the future of this growing school community.

Co-Vice President: Elisabeth Doherty, vicepresident@inspirepto.com

My name is Elisabeth Doherty and this is my second year on the PTO board as co-VP. Our family has two second grade foxes and we love Inspire! I’m excited to be able to serve our amazing school in this way and to bring my marketing and fundraising background to this role, helping Inspire continue to be an amazing school for all our kids!

Co-Vice President: Cassandra Fatouros, vicepresident@inspirepto.com

Welcome to Inspire Elementary! My name is Cassandra (but most people call me Cass). It’s my privilege to be a member of the PTO and to serve as the Co-Vice President on our Board. My little fox is starting second grade this year and we have been at Inspire since he was in kinder. We love being part of the school and this community. I’m looking forward to a great year, getting to meet new families and making the most of what is sure to be a very unusual school year.

Treasurer: Karen Shapiro, treasurer@inspirepto.com

Welcome! My name is Karen and I have a 3rd grader at Inspire! I am a founding member of the Inspire PTO, helping to get it up and running in 2017 when the school opened. This will be my 4th year serving as Treasurer. It's been amazing watching the school and families grow during this time. I know you will love Inspire as much as we do.

Secretary: Ann Collier, secretary@inspirepto.com

Hi fellow Inspire Fox families! My name is Ann Collier and this is my family's third year at Inspire (my daughter is in 2nd grade). I am thrilled to join the PTO Board this year serving as Secretary. I love being a part of the Inspire community and look forward to doing what I can to make the experience for all our Fox families, teachers & staff amazing!