Niagara Region PTA has 98th annual meeting 

CONTRIBUTEDPTA officers gathered for a photo at the Niagara Region PTA's 98th annual meeting are, from left: David Steggles, immediate past region director; Tammy Dodge, region director; Evonne Ostrozinski, associate director; Leslie Tobin, associate director; Stephanie Wrobel, secretary; Michelle Gelnett, treasurer; and Pat Assortato, New York State PTA Field Support Coordinator and installing officer.

Delegates from PTA units and councils in Erie, Orleans and Niagara counties were on hand at the 98th annual meeting of Niagara Region PTA to elect officers, receive the audit report and annual report, and elect unit members and alternate for Niagara Region PTA’s nominating committee for 2020.

After an additional nomination from the floor, elected members of the executive committee are: Tammy Dodge, region director; Evonne Ostrozinski and Leslie Tobin, associate directors; Stephanie Wrobel, secretary; and Michelle Gelnett, treasurer.


The conference was held at the Orleans/Niagara BOCES Conference and Technology Center in Sanborn. After a dinner buffet prepared by Donna Eick, with cookies by Christine Hannam, awards were presented by Leslie Tobin, awards chair.

Delegates then witnessed the installation of officers for the 2019-2020 year. The installation was carried out by Pat Assortato, New York State PTA field support coordinator for Niagara Region PTA, who also brought greetings from state PTA president Lorey Zaman in her speech to delegates.