Announcements

  • PTA Council 

    Palm Springs PTA Council is part of California’s largest children’s advocacy association, working to improve the lives of all children and families.

Palms Springs Council of PTAs


 Jessica Lundquist, President

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Jessica Lundquist, President

Aiden (9) and Aubrey (5) attend Rio Vista Elementary. Jessica is a financial advisor with a background in board leadership, fundraising and volunteer management. She’s also involved with school site council and LCAP committees.

 Jennifer Arugay, 1st VP of Leadership

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Jennifer Arugay, 1st VP of Leadership

Zoë (8) Jude (7) and Piper (4) attend Cabot Yerxa Elementary. Jennifer is a substitute teacher, DHS Rotarian and co-chairperson for the Education Committee of Desert Hot Springs.

 Jazmin Sanchez, 2nd VP of Membership

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Jazmin Sanchez, 2nd VP of Membership

Nikolas (7) and Daniel (5) attend Vista del Monte Elementary. Jazmin spent 15 years in administration at the Boys & Girls Club.

 Mireya Chaffee, 3rd VP of Communications

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Mireya Chaffee, 3rd VP of Communications

Benjamin (6) attends Vista del Monte Elementary. Mireya works in community development and is involved in rotary.

 Mandy Barnes, Secretary

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Mandy Barnes, Secretary

Donovan (9) attends Katherine Finchy Elementary. Mandy has experience in multiple PTA board positions through her years of PTA involvement.

 Jennifer Briones, Treasurer

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Jennifer Briones, Treasurer

Chloe (9) Kylee (8) and Landon (4) attend Rio Vista Elementary. Jennifer has her accounting certificate and has experience in multiple PTA board positions through her years of PTA involvement.

 Lucero Raya, Historian

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Lucero Raya, Historian

Angel (5) and Ulysses (4) attend Vista del Monte Elementary where Lucero is active with the PTA.

 Cara Van Dijk, Auditor

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Cara Van Dijk, Auditor

Gracie (14) attends Rancho Mirage High and Ben (12) attends Cielo Vista Charter. Cara has been involved with PTG, school site council and LCAP committees in addition to her work with local non-profits.

 Maria Tiznado, PTA Latino Chairperson

Phone:

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Maria Tiznado, PTA Latino Chairperson

Miguel (17) attends Rancho Mirage High. Maria is very involved with the Family Engagement Center and District English Language Advisory Committee.

PTA School Units

School Directory
  •  
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School

Agua Caliente

Elementary School
760-416-8235
30800 San Luis Rey
Cathedral City, CA 92234

Bella Vista

Elementary School
760-251-7244
65750 Avenida Jalisco
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
https://www.facebook.com/Bella-Vista-Elementary-PTA-548189925277237/

Bubbling Wells

Elementary School
760-251-7230
67501 Camino Campanero
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240

Cabot Yerxa

Elementary School
760-251-2223
67067 Desert View
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
https://www.facebook.com/CYESPTA/

Della S. Lindley

Elementary School
760-343-7570
31495 Robert Road
Thousand Palms, CA 92276

Julius Corsini

Elementary School
760-251-7260
68750 Hacienda Drive
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240

Katherine Finchy

Elementary School
760-416-8190
777 Tachevah Drive
Palm Springs, CA 92262
https://www.facebook.com/KatherineFinchyElementaryPTA/

Painted Hills

Middle School
760-251-1551
9250 Sonora Drive
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
https://www.facebook.com/psusd.us/

Rio Vista

Elementary School
760-416-0032
67-700 Verona Road
Cathedral City, CA 92234
https://www.facebook.com/RioVistaElementaryPTA/

Valley View

Elementary School
760-398-4651
85270 Valley Road
Coachella, CA 92236

Vista del Monte

Elementary School
760-416-8176
2744 North Via Miraleste
Palm Springs, CA 92262
We weren't able to find anything that matched your search criteria. Please try a new search.

Resources