Meet The Team

President

Sergio Chavez

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.

President Elect

Anne Gabriellini

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.

Vice President 

Sarah Davis

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

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.

Secretary 

Jenny Chavez

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.

Treasurer

Fuji Uyehara

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

Christopher Owens

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.

Bylaws Chair

Terrie Minnick

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.

Diversity Chair

Tamillia Valenzuela

 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.

Field Services Chair

Vacant

Federal Legislative

Issues Chair

vacant

Health & Safety Chair 

Nick Reyes

Nick Reyes has been a part of the Arizona PTA Board for 3 years. He enjoys the great outdoors and is a US Navy veteran.  He lives in Tonopah with his wife and 4 children.

State Legislative Issue Chair

vacant

This position is vacant. Please contact AZ PTA for more info.

Northern Arizona

Region Director 

vacant

This region is managed by the Arizona PTA Board of Managers. If you'd like to run for this position please email AZ PTA.

North Central Region Director

vacant

This region is managed by the Arizona PTA Board of Managers. If you'd like to run for this position please email AZ PTA.

Northeast Maricopa/Gila 

Region Director

vacant

This region is managed by the Arizona PTA Board of Managers. If you'd like to run for this position please email AZ PTA.

Northwest Maricopa Region Director

Chris White

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.

Southern Region

Region Director 

vacant

This region is managed by the Arizona PTA Board of Managers. If you'd like to run for this position please email AZ PTA.

Southeast Maricopa/Pinal Region Director

This region is managed by the Arizona PTA Board of Managers.  If you'd like to run for this position please email AZ PTA.

Southwest Maricopa Region Director 

Amanda Reyes

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.

Western Region Region Director

vacant

This region is managed by the Arizona PTA Board of Managers. If you'd like to run for this position please email AZ PTA.

Arizona PTA

Arizona PTA is a State Congress of the National PTA working collaboratively with national and local education, health, safety and child advocacy groups.  

Mission: To make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for children.

"every child. one voice."

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