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Phone: 518.452.8808
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Email Region Directors: NYS PTA Region Map

03 -- Central: Contact – Lisa Christoffel

04 -- Central Hudson: Amany Messieha Dgheim

05 -- Suffolk: Kathy Vento

06 -- Leatherstocking: Laurie Fuess

07 -- Genesee Valley: Susan Brown

09 -- Mohawk Valley: Caresse Karlau-Beam

10 -- Nassau: Pat Assortato

11 -- Niagara: David Steggles

12 -- Northeastern: Khriste Kunz-Murdie

14 -- South Central: Rachael Richards

15 -- Southeastern: Barbara Knighton

16 -- Southwestern: Erika Zielinski

17 -- Taconic: Stacey Lee

18 -- Westchester-East Putnam: Karen Beltran

19 -- Western: Patricia Frazier

Not sure which is your region:  Find your Region Director here.

Email Coordinators:

Bylaws: George Kimble

Diversity: Milena Din

Education: Catherine M. Romano

Family Engagement: Lonnie H. Phillips

Field Support: Cynthia Ames (Genesee Valley, Southwestern and Western Regions)

Field Support: Laurie Becker (Suffolk and Taconic Regions)

Field Support: Lisa Christoffel (Central and Niagara Regions)

Field Support: Julie Griffith (Leatherstocking, Mohawk Valley and South Central Regions)

Field Support: Monica Metty (Northeastern and Southeastern Regions)

Field Support: Jackie Wilson (Central Hudson, Nassau and Westchester-East Putnam Regions)

Leadership Development: Antoinette Darden-Cintron

Legislation: Susanne Smoller

Membership: Lori Fontana

Outreach: Lorey A. Zaman

Programs: Joan Wabnik

Resolutions: Lisa Christoffel

Wellness: Lucille Vitale

Email Specialists:

Arts: Contact - Joan Wabnik 

Awards: Lynn A. Petrofsky

Environment: Contact – Lucille Vitale

Financial Support: JoAnn Incalcatera

Health: Anne Ehrlich

Juvenile Protection: Dr. Michelle Gantt

Leadership Training: Diane McPartland

Literacy: Contact – Catherine A. Romano

Male Engagement: Christopher "CJ" Thomson

Marketing: Contact – Lori Fontana

Merchandise: Gail Gligora

Pick a Reading Partner: Stephanie Avidon

Publications: Nori Gartner-Baca

Reflections: Amanda Tobias

Rural: Adrienne Gliha-Bell

Special Education: Joyce Cattani

Urban: Contact - Milena Din

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