BE A PTO HERO! Your child’s school needs your help! There are so many ways to be involved and make the most of your child’s educational experience. From volunteering for school activities to making food for Staff Appreciation Luncheons, all help is wanted and appreciated. To find out how you can help the PTO, contact your building chair or a member of the Executive Board.

PTO Board

Board members are (back row, from left) Kristen Lutzic, Heather Johnson, Jen Lyker, Michele Krafjack, Jennifer Pro, Tracy Ashbaugh, Jody Gagnon, Julie Ford, Tina Richard, Susan Cable and Jenna Falkner; (middle row) Karen Goul, Tanya Yoshioka, Katie Ray, Alison Painley, Sandy Becker, Jennifer Chomicki and Nikki Williams; and (front row) Karen Harvey (vice president), Jessica black (secretary), Rachel Steigerwald (president), and Amy Riggio (treasurer)


Executive Board

Rachel Steigerwald – President – 412-848-3860

Karen Harvey – Vice President – 757-705-1184

Amy Riggio – Treasurer – 724-553-5068

Jessica Black – Secretary – 412-260-9293

Mars Area Primary Center (PC) Building Chairs

Heather Johnson
Head Building Chair, Contact Parents, Holiday Shop – 724-584-0500

Jennifer Chomicki
Teacher Luncheon, Spirit Wear – 410-279-9353

Jenna Falkner
March for Mars, Sarris Candy – 412-726-4447

Nikki Williams
Decorating, Olympic Fun Day – 724-584-7032


Mars Area Elementary (MAE)- Building Chairs

Tanya Yoshioka
Head Building Chair, Fundraising, World Record Day – 414-807-6109

Kristen Lutzic
Decorating, Contact Parent – 724-968-2657

Alison Painley
Holiday Shop, Teacher Luncheon – 215-622-4945

LeeAnn Riner
Decorating, Book Fair – 412-657-7539


Mars Area Centennial (CENN)- Building Chairs

Katie Ray
Head Building Chair, Teacher Luncheon, Sarris Candy – 412-352-5391

Susan Cable
March for Mars, Holiday Shop, Talent Show – 724-759-0449

Julie Ford
Field Day, Holiday Shop, Spirit Wear – 724-316-1202

Karen Goul
Social Committee, Sarris Candy – 724-816-1257


Special Committees

Tracy Ashbaugh – Field Trips – 412-337-4582

Sandy Becker – Spirit Wear – 724-814-7584

Jody Gagnon – Yearbook – 724-591-5554

Lisa Johnson – Yearbook – 330-351-0367

Michele Krafjack – BoxTops/Premiums – 412-414-5994

Jennifer Lyker – Communications & Website – 724-612-9190

Tina Richard – Head Yearbook – 412-670-5847

Tracey Smith – Science Fair, Field Trips – 412-974-8660

Susan Tirch – March for Mars – 412-554-0171