Parent Faculty Association

Dear Catlin Gabel parents and guardians,

We offer you a very warm welcome to the Catlin Gabel Parent-Faculty Association (PFA). Working across four divisions, we form a parent-faculty collaborative that resonates throughout the whole Catlin Gabel community. Parents are a key resource, and the positive effect that we can have on the school and our children as we interact, connect, and volunteer is invaluable. As a current parent or guardian of a Catlin Gabel student, you are a welcome member of the PFA.

The information provided here outlines the PFA’s role at the school, its mission, and its structure. Participation in the community and volunteerism are core values at Catlin Gabel. This section of the website outlines many of the volunteer opportunities available at the school, and it serves as a resource to all who wish to make a difference by contributing their time and talents.

We encourage you to join us in fostering fruitful collaborations within the parent body and with the school. Each parent’s involvement serves as a point of connection with the Catlin Gabel community. We will continually present you with opportunities to become engaged through activities ranging from volunteering to committee work, and we welcome ideas for new parent-led initiatives.

As president and vice president of the PFA, one of our most important efforts is to foster inclusivity to strengthen our close-knit community. We look forward to working together and celebrating Catlin Gabel with you. See you at the parent community meetings!

Best regards,

Pamela Lloyd, president (parent '20 and '24)
Sarah Stascausky, vice president (parent ’24 and ’25)

Executive Council

President – Pam Lloyd

Vice President – Sarah Stascausky
Advisor – Zoe Edelen Hare
Communications Coordinator – Ingeborg Holliday
New Family Integration Coordinator – Marjorie Dial
Inclusivity Coordinator – Aminata Sei
Treasurer – Lisa Ericksen
Upper School Coordinator – Azin van Alebeek
Middle School Coordinator – Kirsten Brady
Lower School Coordinator – Indira Nallakrishnan
Beginning School Coordinator – Arah Erickson
Spring Fest Coordinator – pending


Grade Representatives

Preschool – Janina Malone and Lisa Levy
Kindergarten – Alayna Luria and Genie Kaady
1st Grade – Lara Sales and Katy Swaim
2nd Grade – Robin Skarstad and Diane Malhotra
3rd Grade – Heather Billups and Christine Wolahan
4th Grade – Julie Proksch and Maran Sheils
5th Grade – Nicole Lee, Judy Cheng, and Reg Hamlett
6th Grade – Teri Simpson and Tracy Stout
7th Grade – Sarah Vogel Masback and Dina Meier
8th Grade – Aruna Chittor and Becky Edington
9th Grade – Patrick O'Neill and Elaine Underwood
10th Grade – Nicoya Hecht and Molly Newcomer
11th Grade – Beth Cavenaugh and Laura Ford
12th Grade – Julie McMurchie and Emma Gilleland

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Portland, Oregon 97225   |  
503-297-1894   |

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