Chinese Immersion School at De Avila

PTA Officers and Chairs for 2017-2018

Executive Board

  • President:  Kimberly Swan

  • Executive Vice President:  Peter Nichol

  • VP School Events:  Cathy Phan

  • VP of Fundraising:  Kelly Ng

  • VP of Communications:  Troy Eastlack

  • Secretary:  Courtney Young-Law

  • Treasurer: Joanne Kwan

  • Auditor: David Kirkbride

  • Historian: Melissa Helms

  • Parliamentarian: Katherine Carvajal


  • Legislative Chair:  Bai Zhen
  • PTA Membership Chair:  Karen Oppenheimer
  • Garden and Grounds Committee Chair:  Nori Tong
  • Arts Chair:  Judy Miu
  • Technology Committee Chair:  Keri Carpenter


  • Principal:  Wendy Cheong

  • Teacher Liaison:  Jessica Tse

  • Teacher Liaison:  Stella Lau

Functional Coordinators

  • Apparel Coordinator:  Nick Shockett

  • Book Fair Coordinator:  OPEN

  • Book Bag and MP3 Book Bag Coordinator:  Mary Yuen and Judy

  • Chinese Translation Coordinator:  Paulina Huei

  • Chinese New Year Parade Coordinators:  OPEN

  • Enrollment Tours and Fair Coordinator:  Dan Eckels

  • Lost and Found Coordinator:  Elise Grenier

  • PTA Bulletin Board Coordinator:  OPEN

  • Room Parents Coordinator:  OPEN

  • School Webmasters:  Nelson Lee

  • Stop Drop and Go & Stop Pick Up and Go Coordinator:  Stephen McVeigh

  • Student of the Month Bulletin Board Coordinator:  OPEN

  • Chinese Translation Coordinator:  Paulina Huei

  • Volunteer Recruitment Coordinator:  Sarah Kirkbride, Tuesy Chia, Amy Fong

  • Wednesday Envelope Coordinator:  Melissa Helms and Amy Fong

  • Welcome New Families Coordinator:  OPEN

  • Back to School Picnic Coordinator:  OPEN

  • Welcome Breakfast Coordinator:  Karen and Charlie Oppenheimer

Contact Kimberly Swan, PTA President at if you are interested in any of the OPEN coordinator roles!