Our next special Virtual PTA Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 21, at 6:30pm
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Meeting ID: 917 6132 2157
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Meeting Minutes from our last meet can be found here: April 16 Meeting Minutes
We will be voting on the 2020/2021 Executive Board. Nominees include:
Treasurer: Bryan Russell
Bryan Russell and his wife Elke are native Texans, relocating to California in 2010. After a 10 year career in the restaurant industry as a Controller and Manager, Bryan transitioned to numerous other Finance and Management roles in the Food and Wine Industries, and most recently, as Global Inventory and Logistics Finance Manager for Bio-Rad, a Global Manufacturer of Life Science and Clinical Diagnostic Products, based in Hercules, CA.
Bryan and Elke have 2 daughters, Heidi, age 12, who will be entering 7th grade next fall, and Emmeline, age 9, who will enter 4th grade at Mira Vista next year. They moved to the neighborhood in July 2016, after having been in various locations in the East Bay, and are very happy to have planted roots in the East Richmond Heights.
In closing, Bryan is very excited to further participate in the Mira Vista PTA, and looks forward to bringing his experience in Finance, Operations, and planning to the community.
Financial Secretary: Guy Somberg Guy is new to Mira Vista – his daughter is in kindergarten – but he believes that a strong PTA is important. He works as a video game programmer, an occupation whose required attention to detail will (hopefully) come in handy as financial secretary. When he’s not making video games, Guy can be found reading, playing the flute, hiking, or playing video games. Secretary: Kirsten Meder Kirsten has a daughter in first grade and a son entering kindergarten in the fall. She's active in the Mira Vista community through the silent auction, grants and garden committees. She has a background in investment management and astronomy. We were unable to announce a nominee for the President position at the last PTA meeting. We will take nominees from the floor on May 16th.