Executive Committee serves as the managing body for the organization, providing leadership and direction throughout the year. Executive Committee members typically serve a two year term in office, and nominations for new officers take place in second semester each year.
Membership Committee is responsible for increasing awareness about the PTSA and expanding our reach. Membership is critical to the success of our organization and our ability to provide exceptional programs and services to all students and families at Chattahoochee.
Academic Enrichment is responsible for programs and events that recognize and award our high-achieving students at Chattahoochee. These include SAT/ACT Recognition Boards, CHS Awards Night, Scholar Awards, the Reflections Art Contest and Honor Roll Recognition. Each program managed by this committee is headed by a chairperson and a sub-committee.
Communications Committee is responsible for all communications between the PTSA and Chattahoochee families, students and staff and our community. The following activities are managed by the Communications Committee: Weekly Let's Chatt Newsletter, PTSA Facebook Fan Page, PTSA Publicity (print, broadcast and radio), PTSA website and Historian/Reporting. Each program managed by this committee is headed by a chairperson.
Health & Wellness Committee is responsible for providing educational programming and events for students that raise awareness about risks to personal health. Topics include drug & alcohol awareness, healthy eating, social media safety, sun safety, mental health, and safe driving. Each program managed by this committee is headed by a chairperson and a sub-committee.
Legislative Chair: In addition to keeping Chattahoochee updated about legislation that affects our students, the Legislative Committee leads several special programs each year, including voter registration at Chattahoochee and PTA Day at the Capitol.
Family Engagement Committee engages the Hooch family on all levels by welcoming new students and their families to Chattahoochee, by organizing Student Ambassadors to ensure that new students have strong support from their first day at school, and by reconnecting Chattahoochee graduates through the Hooch Alumni Club.
School Services Committee provides volunteer support in many school departments, including Front Office, Media Center, Career Center and Tutoring Center. In addition, School Services provides hospitality support for events hosted at Chattahoochee, assists with campus beautification efforts and determines grant funding for various projects and programs at Chattahoochee.
Student Programs Committee administers many student special events, including Homecoming, Senior Activities, International Night and class-level team building events. Each program managed by this committee is headed by a chairperson and a sub-committee.
Our volunteers help out during school hours and evening hours at special planned events.
The Chattahoochee PTSA has many volunteer opportunities through out the school year. Watch for sign ups shared on our Facebook page and in our weekly e-mail newsletter.
Fulton County Schools requires registration and mandatory child safety training for all volunteers in our schools.
2021-2022 Executive Board
Co-President Alysea Johnson
Co-President * OPEN BOARD POSITION *
Recording Secretary Wendy Gilbert
Treasurer Karen Laney
Parliamentarian Cherie Cason
Principal Dr. Mike Todd
Staff/Faculty Representative Garin Berry
VP Membership Sandy DeHaven & Paula Perrin
VP Academic Enrichment Valli Balamurugan
VP Communications Caryn Young
VP Health and Safety Joanna Goulding
VP Family Engagement Leslie Glass
VP School Services Nancy Clark
VP Student Programs Debbie Kurzner
We have OPEN Board and Chair positions!
Contact a member of the PTSA Board for more information and join a committee.