Meet The PTO

2021-2022 KGA PTO Board Members

My kids are Taylan (10 years old 6th grade) Alyvia (9 years old 5th grade) Alexa 4 years old and Rylan 2 years old
My Dream job is: Full Time Crafter and Baker
My Real job is: Pediatrician
My secret super power is: I can survive on 3-4 hours of sleep so I get more hours in a day!!!
My favorite subject is: Science

Mariah Scott


My daughter is in 4th Grade
My dream job is: Professional Golfer
My real job is: Construction Management
My secret super power is: spreadsheets
My favorite subject is: Science

Ben Shunk


I have twins in 1st grade and a 2nd grader.
My Dream job is to to travel around the world and learn about the different cultures.
My Real job is a Software Engineer
My secret super power is Multilingual. I am fluent in 4 different languages.
My favorite subject is: Foreign Language! I’m working on learning my 5th/6th language.

Beatrice Seyffert

Vice President of Communications and Social Media

Vayden is in 5th grade at Knox
My Dream job is: I was an ice Skater would have been cool to be an ice skater still
My Real job is: Self-employed
My secret super power is: Very Organized and cleanliness
My favorite subject is: Math

Emily Machonga

Vice President of Events

I have a 1st grade son this year, his name is Ira , and KinderCat daughter Fiona.
My Dream Job is a Financial Advisor
My real Job is a Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch ( It is fun and motivating to do my dream job )
My secret power is : My ears can stop working when my kids are arguing .
My favorite subjects : How to make money work for us ( my work ) and how to make my children listen ( my struggle)

Jenny Yuan


I have three girls at KGA in 6th, 3rd, and 2nd grades.
My Dream job is: Cruising-on-a-sailboat mom
My Real job is: Stay-at-home mom
My secret super power is: Churning homemade ice cream
My favorite subject is: Science

Jessica Rawlings


I have a 4th grader (Cal) & a 2nd grader AJ
My Dream Job is Building Custom Houses in a exotic location
My Real Job is Project Manager for August Building Company
My secret super power: I have amazing memory
My favorite subject is: History

Matthew Shrophire

Vice President of Staff Appreciation

Interested In Joining The PTO Board?

Elections are held each spring for the following school year.