PTA Officer Nominations Now Being Accepted
The PTA can be an important player in what happens at Gunpowder Elementary School. The role of the
PTA is to represent the interest of its members and the students of this school. It can be an advocacy
organization, a social organization, a partner with the administration and the community. To what degree it is
any or all of these, depends to a great extent on what the officers, the board of directors, and the members
decide. That starts with the annual election of the group’s leaders. Please consider supporting the PTA,
the students, and the school by serving as an officer or nominating someone that you think would Make a good candidate.
Gunpowder Elementary PTA’s board of directors recently selected its Nominating Committe
Nominating Committee is responsible for identifying officer candidates for the following school year. Any
Gunpowder Elementary PTA member is eligible to serve as an officer. You need not have been active in
the PTA or the school in the past to be nominated as a PTA officer. Parents, guardians,
grandparents and community members all can be candidates.
Per Gunpowder Elementary PTA’s bylaws, this PTA has six officers, all of whom are elected to a one-year
term. The term begins on July 1 and concludes on June 30 of the following year. Following is a list of the
officer positions. A description of the responsibilities associated with each position can be found on
the back side of this page. If you are interested in nominating yourself or someone else, please send
an e-mail to Nominating@gunpowderpta.org, or contact one of the members of the Nominating
Committee named on this form by the preliminary nomination deadline of April 26, 2016.
Gunpowder PTA is in need of nominees for the following positions:
1st Vice President
2nd Vice President
see flyer section of website for more details and job descriptions
Nominating Flyer Pg1 2016-17
Nominating Flyer Pg2