May 26 PTSO Annual Meeting to take up 2020-21 Board slate and proposed budget

Attendees at the PTSO Annual Meeting, to be held online on May 26, 2020, will vote on the nominated slate of next year’s Board members, which can be found below. In addition, Co-Treasurers April Stein and Livia Aber will present the 2020-2021 budget, per the Bylaws. If you are unable to attend the meeting and would like a copy of the budget following its presentation, please send an email to

The PTSO Board of Directors thanks the 2019-2020 Nominating Committee, including past committee chairs Jacquie Arbuckle, Monika Jain, and Maria Sullivan, for preparing the slate of proposed board members and committee chairs. Board members are approved at the Annual Meeting via a vote of present PTSO members. Committee chairs are appointed (not subject to vote).  Please see the slate of nominees for Board roles, below. The remaining unfilled board and committee positions can be found at this link.

2020-21 Newton North PTSO Board (Nominated Slate):
Executive Board

Co-Presidents: Patty McCabe and John Oliver

Vice President: Karen Cutone

Co-Recording Secretaries: Johanne Campbell and Janna Lacatell

Co-Treasurers: Livia Aber and April Stein

Board Members
Co-Directors, Communications: Ed Quintero and Susannah Wardly

Co-Directors, Community Engagement: Dima Basha and Alberta Chu

Co-Director, Programs: Shawna Slack 

Co-Directors, Technology: Kim Buckton and Ted Vahey