Bryant PTSA Board Meeting Minutes – April 2016

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Attendees: Leann Huntington, Lauren, Abraham, Jennifer Mahlum, Rachel Schaw, Kim Love, Kim Larsen, Amy Shanafelt, Julie Pearson, Dan Sanger, Sam Fogg, Tiffany Morgan, Jason Smith, Michelle Ireton, Whitney Griesbach, Mary Britt-Love, Sara Fenzl, Anna Marburg, J Fangman

February Board Meeting Minutes -Approved

Office/Standing Committee Reports

  • Treasurer’s Report (Lauren Abraham & Jennifer Mahlum)
    • Increase in expenses for next year
    • Budget Committee meeting with The Building to explore creative compromises
  • Fundraising Committee (Kim Larsen)
    • There is a need to increase the ask for the Annual Campaign for 2016-2017 school year
    • Discussion around how much it should be raised by.
    • The Budget Committee will bring a proposed increase at the May meeting
  • Update from the bell times task force (Leeann Huntington)
    • Parent survey results indicate preference is to prioritize the following programs for space allocation: LASER, ASE, school clubs & play
    • Taskforce is working with Dan/Julie on logistics of room scheduling.
  • Legislative update (Joan Crooks)

New Business

  • Funding model for ASE coordinator position (Leeann Huntington)