One of the most important roles of California State PTA is to create and support laws that improve the lives of all California children.
Legislative Alerts & Updates
Stay up to date on the latest legislation affecting children and families on our California State PTA website at: https://capta.org/focus-areas/advocacy/legislative-action-reports/
SMMPTA and its member unit have worked with local organizations to ensure local funding for our schools through such measures as GS/GSH, SMS, Y/YY, ES and others.
SMMUSD School Board
The seven-member Board of Education is the elected decision-making body for our school district. They hold regular meetings throughout the year. These meetings are open to the public and attending them is a great way to be involved.
Click here for the schedule and agendas for Board of Education meetings.
You can also keep current on Board of Education happenings by reading the regularly-published Board Notes.
Contacting the School Board
You can contact the entire Board of Education at firstname.lastname@example.org or via their individual email addresses:
Oscar de la Torre: email@example.com
Craig Foster: firstname.lastname@example.org
Maria Leon-Vazquez: email@example.com
Laurie Lieberman: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ralph Mechur: email@example.com
Dr. Richard Tahvildaran-Jesswein (President): firstname.lastname@example.org