We've been supporting the students and teachers of Zaharis Elementary for almost two decades.
ZPTO is an organization comprised of parent and staff volunteers who want students to have the best possible experience during their years at Zaharis.
We are a 501(c)3 organization. You can find our disclosures here.
Meet the 2018-2019 Board
Kayla Moncur, President
Kayla has a business and marketing background, though these days she's a stay-at-home mom to Wes (5th grade), Jones (3rd grade), and Emmy (can't wait to go to kindergarten in a couple years).
She is also an avid reader who enjoys baking, hiking and staying active.
Tiff Reeves, Vice President
Tiff is a former systems Engineer at a direct mail marketing company. She is a mom of 2, Morgan- 5th grade with Mrs. Stowers and Jack who is 4 and will be joining the Zaharis family next fall as a kindergartener! In her spare time she loves to spend her time behind a camera, writing stories or out hiking, enjoying the beautiful state of AZ. She loves volunteering at the school to help keep Zaharis the best school in AZ!
Michelle Skaarup, Treasurer
Michelle is the owner of Dicksons Jewelers in Downtown Mesa and mom to Alexis, a 5th grader in Mr. Cook's class. She also serves as a board member on the Downtown Mesa Association board and is a Girl Scout leader.
In her free time she enjoys traveling with her family and doing her small part to help make Zaharis the most enjoyable place for our children to learn and grow.
Jennifer Higbee, Secretary
Jennifer is awesome.