The Hunnewell PTO relies on the engagement and commitment of parents to enhance our children's school. You are already a member of the Hunnewell PTO ... a member who can bring energy and ideas (big or small) to our community. Our school community is strengthened when we share our talents and work together toward the common goal of bettering our children's educational experience. If you are interested in an open position (highlighted in green below) or in helping more generally, please contact Molly Bruni or Sue Mangiacotti at




Co-Presidents: Molly Bruni and Sue Mangiacotti

  • Academic Enrichment Programming

    • Literacy Enrichment Chair – Julie Bryan

    • STEM Enrichment Chair James Battat and Miriam Gates

  • Auction Chairs

    • ​Andrea Barberian Gardos and Jill Maher

  • Committee 21 Representative – OPEN

  • Fun Fair Chairs – OPEN (2)


Co-Vice Presidents: Ricki Benjamin and Liz Licata

  • Room Parent Program

    • Kindergarten: 

      • KK:

      • KM: 

    • 1st Grade:

      • 1B:

      • 1C:

    • 2nd Grade:

      • 2B/2K:​

      • 2C:

    • 3rd Grade:

      • 3D:

      • 3M:

    • 4th Grade:

      • 4C:

      • 4P:

    • 5th Grade:

      • 5H:​

      • 5S:


Treasurer: Jen Mock


Secretary: Liza Maldari

  • Assistant Secretary: Casey Bechtel


Fundraising Chairs: Kelly Gay and Lisa Richardson

  • Original Works - Vickie Batka

  • Merchandise - Kelly Gay and Lisa Richardson

  • Teacher/Staff Raffle - Sarah Cropp and Kevin Cropp


Communications Chairs: Lara Cohen and Trevor O'Reilly


Social Chairs: Casey Bechtel and Amy Sussman

  • Ice Cream Social - Megan Ahonen and Sheila Rocchio

  • Ice Skating Party - Jon Mantak


Creative Arts & Sciences Chairs: Megan Foley and Kim Reohr

Grade Level Coordinators:

  • OPEN (K)

  • Miriam Gates (1st)

  • Maggie Tushman (2nd)

  • Vickie Batka (3rd)

  • Diane McCafferty (4th)

  • Lisa Collins (5th)


  • Enrichment Programming

    • BOKS – OPEN (2-3)

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Erin Battat and Lisette Neergaard Colón

    • Green Team Program – Amy Braz and Jon Mantak

    • Hunnewell Helps – Amy Braz

      • ​Hunnewell Helps Committee – Becky Flanagan and Lisa Richardson

    • Hunnewell Hive – Lisa Tellander and OPEN

    • Outdoor Club – Lisette Neergaard Colón

    • Walk to School Program Coordinators – Britt Estwanik and Rachael Marcantonio

    • Yearbook – Kristen Coogan, Jenny Kim, and Niki Ofenloch


  • Staff and Grounds

    • Gardening Chelsea Sebastian

    • Staff Appreciation Barb MacCormack and Tracy Rotella


  • Town-Wide Programming

    • Hunnewell METCO Family and Friends Erin Battat

    • POPS (Parents of Performing Students) Representative – OPEN

    • UNICEF Program  Amy Braz

    • WEF Spelling Bee Hunnewell Team – OPEN (3)

    • Wellesley Wonderful Weekend Parade Float - OPEN (2)


Community   *   Acceptance   *   Respect   *   Effort towards Excellence

28 Cameron St., Wellesley MA 02482            Main Phone: 781-446-6275          Attendance Hotline:  781-446-6245 x8