PTO Board & Key Role Volunteers

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Board Members

Co-President—Kande Buck-Johnson (she/her)

Kande is a recent transplant to the Atlanta area. Paisleigh is her oldest child and is a Kindergartener in the Montessori program. 

She says, “Most days, I feel as if I am learning right along with her, so please be patient with me.”

 They also have a 2.5 year old that they are looking forward to joining us in this school journey. She is a doctor of pharmacy by training, but a kid at heart.

Co-President—Lisa Hubbard Green (she/her) 

Lisa has twins in the first grade, their second year at Briar Vista. She works in financial services in LaVista Park. 

Lisa is excited to help lead the PTO and hopes to increase parent and community involvement as well as continue to support the wonderful professionals at our school

Secretary—Amy Gallagher (she/her)

Amy Gallagher has twins in first grade and an eighth grader at Druid Hills Middle School. This is her third year at Briar Vista. She works from home in IT and lives near Mason Mill Park. 

She’s hoping to improve consistency in the scheduling, administration and communications for the Briar Vista PTO.

Treasurer—Naomi Scott (she/her)

Meet Naomi Scott. She has a son in first grade and her family welcomed a beautiful baby girl on March 31st. Naomi is a full time mom, big time gamer and all around bright soul. A New York native but southerner at heart. This 26 year old traveled the country looking for a place to call home and Georgia is just that, now she is looking forward to contributing to the betterment of our youth, her peers and her community. With the future in mind she is looking to add college, a new career path, the PTO and new friendships to her fun filled life.

Key Role Volunteers

Communications Chair—Kate Jones, Kassondra Coxon, and Shannon Thies

Technology—Kassondra Coxon (she/they)

Teacher Appreciation/Beautification—Dana Fahart (she/her)

Marketing/Community Outreach—Shannon Thies (she/her)

Fundraising Events—Shannon Thies (she/her)

BVE Foundation/Grants—Roisin Florence (she/her)

Teacher Appreciation/Room Parent Coordinator—Allison Hill (she/her)

Eagle Dads— Bradley Hippolyte (he/him)

By-Laws— Anna Blackstock (she/her)

Foreign Language Coordinator—OPEN

Liaison for PTO/Beta Club— Martha Dollar (she/her)

Members at Large— Glenyce Williams