Mission & Values of the National PTA
The overall purpose of PTA is to make every child’s potential a reality
by engaging and empowering families and communities
to advocate for all children.
Collaboration: We work in partnership with a wide array
of individuals and organizations to accomplish our agreed-upon goals.
Commitment: We are dedicated to promoting children’s health, well-being,
and educational success through strong parent, family, and community involvement.
Accountability: We acknowledge our obligations. We deliver on our promises.
Respect: We value our colleagues and ourselves.
We expect the same high quality of effort and thought from ourselves as we do from others.
Inclusivity: We invite the stranger and welcome the newcomer.
We value and seek input from as wide a spectrum of viewpoints and experiences as possible.
Integrity: We act consistently with our beliefs.
When we err, we acknowledge the mistake and seek to make amends.
The Huntsville Council of PTAs Values
President - Chasity McMillan
Vice President of Leadership Development - Jennifer Pearson
Vice President of Programs - Courtney Zarrilli
Vice President of Membership - Jovonne Foster
Vice President of Legislative Affairs - Lisa Hudson
Secretary - Jeniece Wilmer
Treasurer - Deb Stern
Liz Boykin - Immediate Past-President
Technology Committee Chairperson - Sarp Yalim
Reflections Chairperson - Nihan Yalim
Concessions - Melvin Scruggs
Huntsville Council Officers 2021-2022
Serves as an advisor to local units.
It is the first source of communication for support, information, and assistance for local units.
coordinates local efforts with the school system and the school board.
keeps local units informed of issues.
Recognizes persons and local units for outstanding PTA service.
Coordinates a scholarship program for local high school students.
Awards grants to local units.
Represents the PTA membership in legislative efforts.
Represents Huntsville at the State PTA.
Coordinates local efforts with the school system and the school board.
Provides resources for programs, membership, ways and mean, and other committees as needed.
Conducts leadership training.