Portland Public Schools
Portland, Oregon

Bridger School

Home of the Wildcats!

7910 SE Market | Portland, OR 97215
Phone: (503) 916-6336 | Fax: (503) 916-2612

Board Positions & Committees

Bridger PTA Structure 2012 - 2013

Board/Committee Positions & Volunteers

(Titles in bold with the * are board positions - attendance at monthly board meetings is important)

If you are interested in filling an open position or providing volunteer support for any event, please reach out to a board member or team lead, or email the board.

President* - Ellen Lancaster

  • School Leadership Team
  • Upper Grade Enrichment & Readiness for High School
  • Site Council Liaison

Vice-President* - Denise Wright 

  • Fundraising  Committee Guidance
  • Teacher & Parent Engagement
  • Events Committee Guidance

Treasurer* -  Jamie Morse

  • Budgeting & Banking

Secretary* - Stacy Johnson

  • Communication Committee Guidance
  • Legislative/Advocacy
  • Membership

Members-at-Large (2 positions) - Katy Prewit & Simon Acton

Communications Committee Coordinator* - Amy Angel

  • External: Bridger PTA Website – Francesca Gambetti
  • External: Bridger PTA Facebook page – Stacey Johnson
  • Internal: School Directory – Tara West
  • Internal: Bulletin boards/Display Case – Kim Olson
  • Internal: List Serve Moderator – Ellen Lancaster and Deb Dimoff

Fundraising Committee Coordinator* - [OPEN]

  • Auction (March 1, 2014) – Sara Rose Evans & Vivian Fiallo (Board Members)
  • Fall Direct Appeal (letter writing/marketing) – Katy Prewitt
  • Escrip – Marieke Mertz
  • Box Tops – Heather Dohrmann
  • Art Sales - Francesca Gambetti
  • Chinook Book - Tara West
  • Beat Feet Bridger - Cheryl McClure & 
Events Committee Coordinator* [OPEN]
  • Summer Play Dates – Stacy Johnson
  • Community Care Day – Denise Wright
  • Kinder “Boo Hoo Breakfast”  - Deb Dimoff
  • Fall Event: Fall Ball (Oct) – Julia Collins & Amy Angell
    • Upper Grade Social/s – [OPEN]
      • Teacher Appreciation – Denise Wright (Lead for Nov.) & [OPEN] (Lead for May)
        • Spring Event: Mt Tabor Blast (May) – Tanya Mead

        Academic Excellence -  Ellen Lancaster

        • Math: Morning Math Club  – Ellen Lancaster
        • Reading: Battle of the Books – Tanya Mead
        • Parent Education: Saturday Academy  – Deb Dimoff

        Green Team Coordinator*-  Tye North & [OPEN]

        • Class Support & Education – Aliesje King 
        • Monthly Care Days – Nicole Vulcan

        Family, Teacher & Community Involvement (Volunteer) Coordinator * – Diana Marshall & Deb Dimoff

        • Growth Strategy  – Deb Dimoff
        • Volunteer Training  [OPEN]
        • Logging/processing applications/background checks  Naomi Levin-Greenhaw
        • Creating Electronic Sign-ups  – Jean Fendick
        • Volunteer Communication: Deb Dimoff & Kat Bonham
        • Room Parent Lead - Heather Dohrmann (Click here to find your class room parent)
        • Student Council - [OPEN]
        • Montavilla Neighborhood Association – Diana Marshall
        • Multnomah University – Diana Marshall
        • Grace Baptist Liaison – Deb Dimoff
        • Warner Pacific Liaison  – Kat Bonham
        • PCC Liaison - Tanya Mead
        • SUN Liaison – Tye North

        School / Family Support Programs 

        • Copy Shop  – Denise Wright
        • Safety Patrol  [OPEN] Interim, Deb Dimoff
        • Clothing Closet - [OPEN] Interim, Deb Dimoff
        • Food Insecurity Advocacy (Backpack Program/Meals Mind) - [OPEN] Interim, Deb Dimoff
        Site Council Member Liaison to Board* - Brian Christensen, Cynthia Gomez & Rachel McDermott