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Welcome to the Dowling PTO news page! Here you will find information on meetings, volunteer needs, events, and the current newsletter. Check back often as we will be updating this regularly. Check us out, come to a meeting, join our PTO today - it's a great place to get involved!

PTO BOARD

PTO Co -Chair : Lisa Mitchell - lisamitchell72@yahoo.com
 
PTO Co-Chair: Catherine McDonnell-Forney - catherine.adele@gmail.com
 
PTO Co- Secretary : Michele Allen - mickallen44@hotmail.com 
 
PTO Co -Secretary : Jen Glaeser - glaeserj@msn.com
 
PTO Co-Secretary: Amy Cryer - arcryer@gmail.com
 
PTO Co- Newsletter Editor : Sara Bergen - sarabergen@hotmail.com
 
PTO Co - Treasurer : Allison Cramer - Allison@all12notes.com     
 
PTO Co- Treasurer: Shannon Voeks - shannon.voeks@spps.org
 
DSC Liaison:  Diane Lesmeister - diane252@gmail.com
 
Dowling Directory Team Leads:
 
Nita Schanback - mattnnita@msn.com
Sarah Hoffman
 
Dowling Yearbook Team Leads:
Lori Robinson - robin126@umn.edu
Joanna Mylan - joannamylan@gmail.com
 
 
PTO Board Roles & Responsibilities

 

All PTO Board Members:

·      Attend monthly meetings

·      Promote communication and parent engagement

·      Support events

 

Officers:

Co-Chairs

·      Provide oversight of the activities of officers and committees

·      Develop agendas and facilitate meetings, ensuring active members receive reminders

·      Respond to questions, comments, and complaints, and serve as the liaison to the front office, working together with all team members

·      Maintain a current copy of the bylaws

 

Treasurers

·      Maintain and balance the PTO checkbook and other financial records

·      Maintain an accurate account of receipts and expenditures, presenting at monthly meetings

·      Sign checks to make disbursements as authorized by the Board in accordance with the budget

·      Schedule a review of financial records when there is a change of treasurer and at the end of the budget year, by either an external auditor or no fewer than three members of the PTO

 

Secretaries

·      Records minutes and attendance at each meeting, posts them in Dropbox, and sends them in be posted on the school website

 

Newsletter Editor

·      Creates and coordinates the printing of the Newsletter