Executive Board

PTA EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS 2018-2019 Term: July 1 - June 30

President: Vinay Mysore

Manages PTA process, oversees work of board members and committees.

VP Fundraising: Chanden Moya

Plans and coordinates all fundraising efforts including silent auctions, carnivals, and other events. Promotes Box Top collections.

VP Membership: Sithalakshmi Ramalingam

Promotes PTA membership, collect membership fees, produces student directory.

VP Programs: Kavita Deshpande

Coordinates special programs such as Red Ribbon Week and enrichment assemblies. Oversees various programs such as Running Club, Math Kangaroo, and more.

VP Communications: Deepa Karunakaran

Provides communications with the Collins Elementary community via newsletters, flyers, posters, social media and other sources.


Treasurer: Syed Babar

Keeps accurate record of money raised and spent, pays bills, prepares budget and reports, handles financial situations.

Auditor: Sudha Mahuri Kishore

Reviews PTA financial records twice a year to ensure accuracy, submits written reports to PTA Board.

Financial Secretary: Sikta Khastagir

Helps the VP Fundraising with finances.

Historian: Suma Bokka

Prepares written and visual (photo) records of all PTA activities, summarizes all volunteer hours including PTA and school / class hours.

Parliamentarian: Priyanca Rajan

Understands PTA bylaws, protocols, and Robert's Rules of Order, calls first meeting of the Nominating Committee in February, maintains and reviews bylaws.

Recording Secretary: Sonia Maini

Keeps minutes of PTA meetings, maintains written record of meetings with attendance.


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  • All PTA Board members are volunteers who commit their time to support Collins. We hope to meet as many of the Collins families as we can during the school year! Feel free to contact any of us.
  • If you are interested in volunteering or want to know more about how you can help PTA, please email our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteers@lpcollinspta.org or fill out our form.
  • For any general inquiries about PTA, please email contact@lpcollinspta.org.