Coppell Middle School West PTO Board

2020-2021

 

Please email your questions and suggestions to cmswpto@gmail.com

 

 

Ritu Sethi
President


Proud mom of 2 beautiful kids, awesome wi-fey and Software Engineer by profession. Served public school PTOs in different capacities since my elder one was in kindergarten. I’m your point of contact for everything and anything PTO related.

 

 

 

 

Geetha Pandurangan
Vice President & Hospitality Chair


Hi! This is my 2nd year with CMSW PTO. My son is in 7th grade. I believe in making a difference and really enjoy my involvement on the Board and working with parents, teachers, staff and students. I am happy to be part of making a difference in our school community
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cmswhospitality@gmail.com

 

 

Urmi Subramanian
Parliamentarian & Enrichment Programs Chair


I'm a proud mom to a West 8th grader and a CRE 5th grader. I've had the privilege of being involved in CISD PTO Boards for the past eight years. I love volunteering my time in my kids' schools and look forward to serving on the West Board this year!

 

 

 

Kiran Ganji
Treasurer

Kiran has been a Valley Ranch resident since 2000 , is married to Sravanthy, and has two children. He is working as a Sr. Manager in a diversified healthcare company and enjoys volunteering, working together with the community, and staying engaged with kids & school activities.

 

 

 

Anita Rawat
Assistant Treasurer

I have twin 6th graders entering middle school. I look forward to collaborating with all of you.

 

 

 

Jenny Van Luvan

Write-A-Check/Fundraising Chair

I have three children, a senior, a sophomore and an 8th grader. I have been involved with the PTO for 12 years. I started at Valley Ranch, then Lee and the last two years at West. I enjoy being a part of a group that works to help the school in so many ways and benefits the kids.

 

 

 

Aamir Rajan
Fundraising Co Chair

I am Restauranteur by profession. Previously served as a board member of private Catholic Schools in Chicago, managing special events and STEAM Technology portfolio. I like to bike and play drums.

 

 

 

Pavani Bondada

Special Projects/Box Tops & WRAD

 

I am a homemaker and a mother of 2. I work part time as a substitute at Coppell ISD.

 

 

 

Minal Thakkar
Eighth Grade Graduation Chair

Hello! I have two Wranglers at CMSW. I am chairing the Eight Grade Graduation Committee and am also board member of the Coppell Education Foundation. Looking forward to leave the unprecedented times behind us and plan a fun filled memorable graduation for our rising high-schoolers!!

 

 

Ratna Avadhanula
PE Wear Chair, 8th Grade Graduation Co-Chair & Spirit Wear Co-Chair

I am a proud mom of Coppell ISD kids for the past eight years. I’m active all these eight years holding different board positions in elementary and middle school PTOs.

 

 

 

Stacie Dugas

Health & Welfare/SHAC Chair

I have two kids at West: a 7th grade girl & an 8th grade boy. We have not decided yet if we will do virtual or in-person school for the first 9 weeks. I am a chiropractor and photographer (weird, I know!).

 

 

 

Nirmala Gajjela

School Supply Sale Chair

Hi everyone, I am a teacher, I teach students from 2-5 years old. I love working with these cute angels!! They are a blast to be with and I am proud to be their teacher.

 

 

 

Patricia Peralta

Spirit wear Chair

Mother of three Coppell students that loves being part of the school PTO and taking on voluntary work to help our community. I’d like to think I’m setting a good example about the importance of both education and citizenship. It can be hard work, but it is also incredibly rewarding … and a lot of fun!

 

 

Queli Podval

Socials Committee Chair

I have lived in Irving for 16 years with my husband and 2 kids. My daughter is a 6th grader at West this year and my son is a 3rd grader at CRE. I have been involved in the PTO for the last 6 years

 

 

 

Praveen Jain

School Store Chair

I am an IT professional. This is my first time to be a part of PTO member and I am excited to do some good stuff for community.

 

 

 

 

Ranna Raval

Secretary/ Webmaster/Volunteer Coordinator Chair

An educator, Montessorian, avid reader. I love being part of this wonderful PTO, it gives me a sense of community, involvement in our children’s education and long-lasting friendships.

 

 

 

Bhavana Thakur

Asst. Webmaster

I am excited to volunteer as a board member in CMS West. I have 2 sons, elder one going to grade 6 this year and younger one is in Grade 2 in CRE. I have been living in Valley Ranch since 2015 and work full-time in the IT field.

 

 

 

Rachita Mantri

Newsletter/Publicity

Hi There! I am excited to be a part of this awesome team. My elder son is in 6th grade and younger son is going to kindergarten at VRE this year. I volunteered for various positions at VRE and will continue as Vice President this year. I completed my Master's degree MD (Homeopathy) from India.

 

 

 

Chandraprabha Chauhan

Social Media Chair

Homemaker and mother of an 8th grader. This is my first-time being part of the CMSW PTO. I’m excited and looking forward to an enriching experience of working with the community.

 

 

 

Ramya Balasubramanian

Hospitality Chair

Ramya is a mom of two who are both students in the Coppell ISD district. She has a son who goes to Coppell Middle School West and is currently studying in eighth grade, and a daughter who is studying in Valley Ranch Elementary. She has been active in the PTO community for over five years and is the current PTO president of VRE. She enjoys being a part of the great community of CMS West's PTO.

 

cmswhospitality@gmail.com

 

 

Kumar Madaswamy

Dad’s club Chair

My first year in CMSW. I have 2 sons, elder one in CMWS 6th grade and a Pre K kid. I am an Architect by profession. I have been part of Dads club for the last 4 years at Lee Elementary School. Excited to continue the volunteering service with new team of people.

cmswdadsclub@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nirupama Rawat

Newsletter Co-chair

Hi !!! I am so pleased to be part of the CMSW PTO . My daughter is an eighth grader (West ) and son a fourth grader ( VRE ). I have been volunteering for the past 3 years and I find it a good way of giving back to my community.


“ Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does “ —— William James.

 

Please email your questions and suggestions to cmswpto@gmail.com