PTO 2017-2018 Board and Committees

Volunteer with us! Please contact the PTO President, Louanna Barrett, if you are interested in any of the open positions.

Executive Board

Role filled by Vice Presidents as of Jan. 13, until next school year.

Vice Presidents
• Rebecca Pasquariello
• Brittany Quintana

• Suzanne Harrison-Wilkey (PTO)

 • Nicole Hebenstreit


Executive Official V.P.
• Stacey Riendeau, Principal
(303) 347-7767


• Patricia “Trish” Peppard

Volunteers in Public Schools 
(VIPS) Coordinators
• Cyndia Zwahlen
• Shanda Gorman

Recent Past Presidents
Louanna Barrett (2017-2018)
Kristi Lucas (2013-2017)


PTO Committees

After-Prom Party
Co-chairs: Julie LaFontano,
                   Lorrie Jo Quinn,
(Committee coordinators and volunteers are ALWAYS needed, and welcome! Contact either of us for more information. Let’s get this party started!)

Cyndia Zwahlen,
> The PTO has a Facebook page, a website, contributes to the weekly In The Know newsletter emailed to parents by the school and works on other outreach.
 (Join us! Communication volunteers are needed and welcome for this new committee. Are you interested in communications, writing, editing or marketing? We need your talents to improve the PTO’s outreach. Contact us!)

.Heritage Accountability Committee (HAC), PTO Liaison
Krista Simonson,

Teacher Appreciation
China Cohn,
> The PTO provides teacher/staff dinner buffets before the twice yearly parent-teacher conferences, as well as treats during Teacher Appreciation Week.

Teacher Grants [Joint-PTO Scholarships], Heritage PTO representative
Mary Dailey,
> All PTOs in our school district contribute money to this Joint-PTO Scholarship program.

PTO Special Projects

Gift Basket Designer
Megan Brookhart,
> The PTO donates a gift basket each spring to the school district’s annual Spirit Celebration dinner and auction to benefit the Littleton Public Schools Foundation.

Graduation Reception Coordinator
Wendy Burns
> The PTO buys treats for the informal reception held in the Heritage Student Center after the May graduation ceremony. The Coordinator and other volunteers set up and run the refreshment tables. Funds for the cookies and lemonade are donated by the Senior Classs.

Stride Captain, Heritage High School
Open! Interested?
Please contact Cyndia Zwahlen, Volunteers Co-Coordinator, at
> The Stride is the annual multi-school, family 10K Run/5K Walk and Kids Fun Run to benefit the Littleton Public Schools Foundation. The next Stride is Sunday, October 28, 2018. Schools compete to have the highest participation rate: The winner gets $1,000! The Stride Captain helps with sign-ups and, the day of the run, the PTO tent.

Join us! We’d love to have your help on the PTO Executive Board, the Committees or the Special Projects. Email Volunteers Co-Coordinator, Cyndia Zwahlen, at  with questions or to sign up for an open spot.

Thank you for making a difference!