Board Members

PTA board members are volunteers listed below including elected officers and appointed committee chairs.  If you are interested in learning about any of these positions, volunteering, or would like to contact any of the people below please email


Click Here to find out more about each Board and Committee.

Nominations Now Open for President, Vice President, Treasurer, and Secretary
The Briarcrest PTA will have four open board positions for the school year 22-23, and nominations are open through April 1 at the links below. We do have returning candidates for the Vice President and Secretary roles. You may nominate yourself or a friend to any of the positions.
To form a board that reflects the diverse make-up of our Briarcrest student and family population, we’re actively seeking BIPOC and Spanish-speaking nominees; please indicate this in the nomination form.

Para crear un comité que refleje la diversidad de nuestras familias y estudiantes de Briarcrest, estamos activamente buscando candidatos BIPOC e hispanohablantes. Por favor mencione esto en el formulario de nominación.

Brief Position Descriptions:
President presides at all meetings, acts as PTA spokesperson, appoints committee members, maintains system logins and passwords.
Vice President presides at meetings if president is absent, acts as assistant to president.
Treasurer maintains financial records, prepares and presents financial reports, and is responsible for various document filings. This position is usually held for two years.
Secretary maintains meeting minutes, member roster, legal documents notebook, and correspondence requested by president. This position is usually held for two years.
Read full position descriptions

Meet the Executive Committee

Jenn Atherton


Beth Concepcion

 Recording Secretary

Cathy Fullen

Vice President

Mary Konichek  


Carlene Deits-Lebehn

Grace Gonzales 

Race/Equity Chair

President                      Jenn Atherton

VP                                  Cathy Fullen   

Recording Secretary   Beth Concepcion

Treasurer                      Mary Konichek

**Board of Directors in Bold

Communications Chair: 

Facebook Team: Katherine Schiffner

Website Team: Denise Tripp

Newsletter Team: Carrie Yandell, Becky Nobach

Reader Board/Kiosk: 

Translator Team: Jacky Jarrahadeh (Spanish)

Membership Chair: Brittany Warren

Memberplanet Data Manager: Denise Tripp

Membership Team: 

Race/Equity Chair: Grace Gonzales

Race/Equity Team: Jessica Sowa

Dual Language Representative:

Cafecitos Representative:

Family Services Chair: Lauren Powell

Family Services Team: Stephanie Pelz

Community Engagement Chair: 

Art Docent/ Reflections Leads:  Jacky Jarrahzadeh, Danielle Wilson

Parent Meeting Lead:

Staff Appreciation Lead:

STEAM Lead: 

Briarpatch Lead: 

Talent Show Lead:

Volunteer Appreciation Lead:

Spirit Wear Lead:

Classroom Rep Lead: Rachel Belfield

Yearbook Lead:

Legislation/Advocacy Chairs: Lanaya Waldron

Fundraising Co-Chairs: Cori Folkman, Carlene Deits-Lebehn


Auditor: Chris Woods


After School Enrichment Chair: