Parent Teacher Organization
- November 7, 2018
- January 9, 2019
- March 6, 2019
- May 1, 2019
Ways to Contact PTO:
PTO Facebook Page
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Meet PTO Members:
Michelle Goettsche - Co-President
Michelle Goettsche is thrilled to continue her involvement with Thunder Vista as the Co-President alongside Caroline Prigmore. Michelle and her husband, Kevin, have two kids, Caleb, who will start Kindergarten in the Fall at Thunder Vista and Madison, who will be in her final year of preschool. Michelle and her family moved to Anthem in September 2016 after 11 years living coast to coast and overseas as a Navy family. Kevin still serves in the U.S. Navy Reserve and Michelle works in Leadership Development for FMI Corporation in Cherry Creek.
Caroline Prigmore - Co-President
Caroline is thrilled to be Co-President of the PTO for this inaugural year at Thunder Vista! She and her husband, Shaun, moved their family to Colorado from Tennessee nearly two years ago and they could not be happier. They have 2 children, Jackson will be in 3rd grade and Molly will be in 5th grade. Caroline's background is in HR but she has been blessed to be a stay-at-home-mom for the past several years.
Cathy Rieb - Vice-President
Cathy Rieb is excited to be part of the Thunder Vista PTO as Vice-President for the inaugural school year. She and her husband, Chuck, have two daughters, Abigail, who will be in second grade and Zoe who will start Kindergarten at Thunder Vista. Cathy is new to the Anthem Community and will be moving to Anthem this fall. Cathy works as Director of Digital Marketing at CenturyLink and is a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for Adams and Broomfield Counties.
Jaime Strumberger - Secretary
Jaime Strumberger is passionate about building a welcoming and collaborative Thunder Vista PTO as Secretary in this first year. She and her husband, Gregg, are parents to Caden, who will be in first grade at Thunder Vista, and Avery, who will join the school in 2019. It's been four years since Jaime and her family moved into the Anthem Community and they love it more every year. Jaime works as Compliance Counsel, Director of Ethics and Compliance at Flatiron Construction, serves on the Anthem Highlands Welcome Committee and volunteers on the advisory committees for several legal organizations focused on diversity and inclusion.
Tamara Wood – Treasurer
Tamara Wood is excited to serve as the treasurer in the newly formed Thunder Vista parent/teacher organization. She’s a single mother of an adopted 9-year old who will be attending 4th grade this year at Thunder Vista and both are excited to be a part of this amazing new. Tamara has a Bachelor's degree from Metro State and a Master's degree from CU Denver, both in accounting and has been in the accounting field for the last 15+ years.
Kerstin Andersen – Assistant Treasurer
Kerstin Andersen is excited to be part of the new Thunder Vista parent's organization as Assistant Treasurer. She has been a Colorado resident for 21 years and is a mom to three boys. Her oldest, Damian, is attending CSU and her youngest are twins, Paxton and Leo, who will be first graders at Thunder Vista. Kerstin has been in the Anthem Community for ten years and works as a Sr Manager of Finance for Ricoh.
Chelsea Keefe - Fundraising Chair
Chelsea Keefe is looking forward to being part of the PTO and get to know the new students and families. She and her husband, Shane (also on the PTO), have 3 children- Kelly who will be starting Kindergarten at Thunder Vista, Connor who is 3, and Casey who is 1. Chelsea works as Senior Proposal Manager at Marketo and has taught tennis in Anthem for the past 3 years. Her family lives right across the street from the school and is very excited about the upcoming school year.
Shane Keefe - Events Coordinator
Shane is excited to work together with the school and PTO to create exciting and impactful events this year. Shane and his wife Chelsea have three children, with their oldest, Kelly, entering Kindergarten at Thunder Vista, and their other two, Connor and Casey, waiting to join over the next few years. Shane has been living in Anthem for 5 years now and has been a Battle of the Blocks Captain and runs the Anthem Brewing Club. Shane works in technical sales for Marketo.
Gabrielle Johnson - Fundraising Coordinator
Gabrielle Johnson and her husband, Paul, are thrilled for their two daughters, Ivy and Violet to become a Thunder Vista Buffalo! She is planning to bring her experience in business and creative energy to the Thunder Vista PTO in efforts to establish a thriving community within the school. She is the Director of Retail Sales and Buyer for The Mama 'hood, a unique studio and boutique for new families in the LoHi neighborhood of Denver.