PTA Officers 


Interested in knowing what being a PTA committee member involves? Descriptions of all the PTA Executive Board and other committee chair positions are detailed here.

Why join the LOPTA Board?

Being a board member allows you to have a direct impact on how PTA funds are spent to support Live Oak. You'll also get to know and work with amazing Live Oak parents, teachers, and staff. 

The  Live Oak PTA Executive Board meets on the first Wednesday of every month. Executive Board meetings are open to board members and invited guests. Being on the Board doesn't have to take a lot of time; it simply requires a desire to help the school be the best it can be.

Contact if interested.

Executive Board

President: Sri Sudha Pandrangi                                                                         (

Executive Vice President: Shyamala Jayaraman                                             (

VP, Ways and Means: Sapna Ramanan                                         (

Vice President, Programs:  Sindhya Govind/NagiSudhir                (

Recording Secretary: Tutupalli Shalini Lohit                                          (

Treasurer: Parkhi Somani                                                                                   (

Auditor:  Daniel Bae                                                                                                  (

Financial Secretary: Palak Shah                                                               (

Teacher Representative

Principal: Peter Fong

 Ed Fund Representative: Naresh Desai

How does LOPTA support its programs? 

Live Oak PTA programs are supported by modest membership dues, donations, and dedicated volunteers. Throughout the year, Live Oak PTA also hosts various fundraisers, from birthday marquee announcements to Community Night Out events. These efforts help us support and plan our wonderful community and school-wide events. Thank you for your continued support.

Contact if interested.

Fundraising Chairs

Membership Chair: OPEN                                                                              (

Community Dine Out: Kusum Sharma                               (

Yearbook Chair: Leila Hareb                                                                             (

Spirit Wear Chair: Shalini Kosgi                                                                    (

May I join a LOPTA committee?

The Live Oak PTA welcomes members to join any of our committees. Each committee chairperson works closely with the PTA board, administration, and teachers to plan events for the school community.  

Contact if interested.

Committee Chairs

Communications Chair : Shyamala Jayaraman                      ( )

Parliamentarian: Madhvi Owen                                                      (

Historian: Shravanthi Mora                                                                                (

Room Parent Chair: Lili Shiau/Soumya Madabushi                       (

VP Legislative Assembly: OPEN

Health and Wellness Chair: Lili Shiau/Ravi Gali                                      (

Inclusion and Diversity Chair:  Ramya Krishnameni                           (

Hospitality Chair: OPEN                                                                                   (

Exceptional Education Chair: Vanessa Santoro

LOPTA School Programs

Live Oak PTA provides many enriching programs for the students and continues to collaborate with the school to deliver the resources to enhance your child's learning experience. 

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School Programs Chairs

Reflections Chair: Joanne Lucero                                                                (

Run Club: Ajit Rajak

Talent Show Chair: Darshana and Nagi

Breakfast Book Club Chair: Wendy/Shilpy Kapoor

Book Fair Chair: Suchita Ghosh                                                                       (

Teacher and Staff Appreciation Chair:  Vidhi Mody                       (

LOPTA Community Programs

Live Oak PTA strongly believes in fostering a strong community among students, parents, teachers, staff, and administrators. We hope that through educational programs and family events, we will help create a strong school community. These events are open to the families of Live Oak students. They offer great networking - get to know your child's friends and their families, the teachers and staff

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Community Programs Chairs

Community Service Drive Chair:    OPEN                (

Family Bowling Chair: Therese Kathka                                           (

Trunk-or-Treat Chair: Janyce Spencer

Family Movie Night Chair: Shilpy Kapoor                                            (

International Festival: OPEN

Run for Education Chair: Vidhi Mody                                                      ( 

Sister School Chair: Perin Sabuwala                                                       (