Meet The Team
President Sergio Chavez is the first male Hispanic president of Arizona PTA. From Phoenix, AZ he is focused on diversity and making PTA accessible to EVERYONE in Arizona.
New York native, Anne Gabriellini lives in Surprise, AZ. She has served in many offices during her time with PTA and loves helping units be in Good Standing with AZ PTA.
Originally from Massachusetts, Sarah has served in each of the four positions on a local unit. She enjoys speaking with and directly helping units with new ideas while maintaining their good standing status
Vice President of Membership
Sara Gagliardi has been involved with PTA for the past 5 years. She is excited to be part of the AZ PTA team and looks forward to working with local units on membership.
Jenny Chavez has had a passion for PTA since 2009. She's been an active parent, local board member, state volunteer and state officer. Jenny loves meeting and talking with new members - email her if you need any help.
New York native, Fuji, participated in her local PTA as Treasurer & President for around 10 years while her three children were in school. She is excited to be part of the AZ PTA team for her second time.
Arts in Education Chair
Originally from Michigan, Christopher Owens is an award-winning writer, activist, and teaching artist who is new to the AZ PTA. He is excited to be part of the team and provide assistance in continuing to
use art to empower Arizona’s youth.
This position is being filled by AZ PTA. If you'd like to work with the Bylaws committee and possibly be appointed to this position please email President, Sergio Chavez.
Tamillia is a creative and activist. She loves to empower those around her to use their voice. She is a member of the West Valley NAACP and works with LUCHA as a community organizer. Her goal is to hold space to make sure everyone feels welcomed in PTA and is empowered to advocate for their children.
Northwest Maricopa Region Director
Chris White has lived in Arizona for over 20 years, proud Military Wife (USAF ret.) and mother of two. She has been involved with PTA for 5 years. Chris looks forward to working with AZ PTA and the local units.
Southwest Maricopa Region Director
Amanda Reyes is honored to serve as the SWM Region Director. She has lived in Arizona for 11 years and has served in PTA for 5 years at a local unit and on State PTA. She lives in Tonopah with her husband and 4 children.