card header iconWelcome to the Southport Elementary School PTO!

The PTO (Parent Teacher Organization)  is the organization that connects Southport Elementary to the students, families, staff and community. The PTO strives to offset funding shortages and works hard to ensure a high-quality education for our students. 
The PTO helps organize and provide the following:
  • School fundraisers
  • Staff appreciation events 
  • Family nights
  • Color Run 
  • Mallard market 
  • Southport t-shirt sales 
  • and MUCH MUCH MORE! 
Volunteer opportunities can be found at
Click HERE for the membership form.

card header iconYour PTO Officers

Executive Board

President: Jill Thom

Vice President: Monda Korich

Secretary: Rita Reefer

Director of Public Relations: Gina Flint

Treasurer: Christy McKinney

Assistant Treasurer: Tiffany McFadden

Fundraising Coordinator: Laura Federico

Assistant Fundraising: Judy Dutra

Principal: Matt Ainsworth

Assistant Principal: Stuart Bushnell


Appointed Positions

Art Docent Coordinator: Charlene Pieterse

Community Relations: Tiffany McFadden

Teacher Representatives: Kate Birkmaier

Scrip Coordinator: Jasmine Nguyen

Teacher Appreciation: Open

Box Top Coordinator: Kim Ainsworth

Mallard Store Coordinator: Christy McKinney

Mallard Store Assistant: Marlene Cummings

T-Shirt Coordinator: April Nielson and Alana Carter

Free Library Coordinator: Marlene Cummings

Membership Volunteer Coordinator: Michelle Hall

Appreciation Coordinator: Ruth Pagano-Trn and Danielle Phillips

After school Coordinator: Laura Federico

Assistant After School Coordinator: Judy Dutra, Tierney Hinz and Jacqueline Kennedy

Website Lead: Dawn Pedersen

Fundraising Research: Marlene Cummings

Community Outreach-nominated Jason & Deanna Wasserman