2018/2019 Elections

Founded in 1924, Hillsborough County Council PTA/PTSA is an organization made up of some of the most talented and passionate child advocates in the state.  it is comprised of a diverse and vibrant group of men, women, and youth dedicated to improving the lives and education of children across Hillsborough County, the State of Florida, and the United States.  We are always looking to add individuals of diverse backgrounds, talents, and vision to our ranks to make this organization bigger, better, and stronger.  If you think you’d like to be a part of an organization dedicated to children, choose one of the options below to get involved.

For those of you who have been a local unit officer, or served as an HCC PTA/PTSA board member, you are eligible to run for a position on the Executive Committee, comprised of the elected officers.  If you don’t meet one of those qualifications, but are still interested in getting involved, please consider serving as a committee chairperson or member.

Elections will be held at Spring Training on April 28, 2018.

We are proud to announce the new officers for the 2018-2019 school year!


President – Damaris Allen

VP Leadership – Jessica Kociara

VP Advocacy – OPEN

VP Areas and Regions – Frank Reyes

VP Organization – Naomi Frierson

Treasurer – Sherry McDonald

Secretary – Ellen Lyons

The new officers are currently considering candidates for Chairperson positions.  If you have a desire to serve the children of Hillsborough County, please complete the Willingness to Serve form below.

Are you interested in being an HCCPTA Officer?

HCCPTA is currently seeking interested candidates for the 2018-2019 Executive Committee.  All positions are open.  To be considered, complete the application no later than March 16.  Candidates may be asked to attend an interview either in-person or via telephone on 3/27 at 12:30pm.  To qualify, candidates must have been an elected officer at a local unit or an HCCPTA board member.

Want to be part of the action, but officer isn't right for you?

HCCPTA is looking for talented, passionate child advocates to join our team in the 2018-2019 school year.  We have opportunities for people of all availabilities, backgrounds, and talents.  Complete the form to see what we have available and let us know what interests you.  Chairpersons are appointed by the newly elected officers for the coming year.  Interested parties will be contacted after elections, and after the new officers have had an opportunity to review the submissions.

Have Questions?  Ask VP Leadership, Jessica Kociara, by using the form below!

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