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Committee Chairs


Vacant, Bylaws Chair                             bylaws.arpta@gmail.com

Trenace Hardamon,  Communications Chair comchair.arpta@gmail.com


Yesenia Hernandez, Diversity & Inclusion Chair diversity.arpta@gmail.com


Dr. Robert Williams, Education Chair

edchair.arpta@gmail.com


Brandy Thornton, Family Engagement Chair

fechair.arpta@gmail.com 


Dawn Gambill, Health and Safety Chair

hschair.arpta@gmail.com


Ronika Morgan, Outreach Chair

outreach1.arpta@gmail.com


Brenda Velosky, Reflections Chair                   reflectionart.arpta@gmail.com

About Us

Meet your Arkansas PTA Board of Managers Team!

Regional Officers


FranSha' Anderson, Central Region Vice President       cvp.arpta@gmail.com


Amberly Hayes, Northeast Region Vice President nevp.arpta@gmail.com


Vacant Northwest Region Vice President nwvp.arpta@gmail.com 


Gerelisa Swanigan, Southeast Region Vice President

sevp.arpta@gmail.com


Vacant, Southwest Region Vice President       swvp.arpta@gmail.com


Lee Andra White, West Region Vice President               wvp.arpta@gmail.com


Tonia Weems, Central South Field Service Rep

csfsrep.arpta@gmail.com


Genny Johnson, Central North Field Service Rep

cnfsrep.arpta@gmail.com


Vacant, Northeast Region Field Serv.  

nefsrep.arpta@gmail.com 


Vacant, Northwest Region Field Service Rep

nwfsrep.arpta@gmail.com


Jennifer Jenkins, West Region Field Service Rep

wfsrep.arpta@gmail.com


Executive Board


Melinda Kinnison, President

pres.arpta@gmail.com


Ray Samaniego, President Elect preselect.arpta@gmail.com


Vacant, Vice President of Leadership     vplead.arpta@gmail.com


Vacant, Vice President of Legislation     vpleg.arpta@gmail.com


Audre Darling, Vice President of Membership   vpmem.arpta@gmail.com


Trina Kuklaw, Secretary                                             sec.arpta@gmail.com


Karenda Ray, Treasurer                                             treas.arpta@gmail.com

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