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Reading to Kids Taskforce

Last updated Monday, August 22, 2016

 
The Reading to Kids Taskforce includes returning volunteers, teachers, and administrators who are dedicated to supporting, sustaining, and building the organization. Requirements for joining the Taskforce include
 
    Having volunteered at two or more reading clubs
    Wanting to be involved in the planning, administration, and/or execution of some aspect of the organization.
 
The Taskforce is comprised of several committees, as described below.

Click here for a list of all current Taskforce members.
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Please email us at inforeadingtokids.org with any questions.
 
Taskforce Committees
 Curriculum
 Fundraising
 Information Technology
 Marketing
 
 Operations
 School Relations
 Special Events
 
 Strategic Planning
 Training
 Volunteer Relations
 
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Curriculum Committee

  Meets monthly to design craft projects and activities for volunteers to incorporate into the reading clubs.
  Chairs:
Carrie Orchard   
Raquel Rodriguez   
  Members:
Arias-Kim, Mia   
Arias-Kim, Mireya (Mia)   
Axe, Jason   
Brady, Dalet   
Callahan, David   
Chew, Robyn   
Chiang, Lauren    
Eastburn, Christine   
Ensign, Karalee    
Espinoza, Anja   
Greer, Katie   
Hendrix, Cathy   
Jabanoski, Nicole   
Javdan, Mona   
Johnson, Tiara   
Kong, Nicole   
Lee, Wendy   
Loney, Andrea   
McClure Campbell, Aubrey   
Moskovitz, Julie   
Orchard, Charlie   
Rees, Emma   
Rickard, David   
Ritter, Susan   
Rivera, Jacqueline   
Sandersfeld, Emily   
Scales, Jasmine   
Shimano, Rich   
Smith, Jen   
Vasudevan, Kriththika   
White, Patrick   

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Fundraising Committee

  Researches and writes grant proposals.
  Handles the annual fund drive.
  Explores and pursues new fundraising avenues.
  Chair:
Mark May   
  Members:
Aldana, Rebecca   
Axe, Jason   
Harper-Smith, Kirstin   
Jabanoski, Nicole   
Johnson, Tiara   
Lee, Jeremy   
Luc, Eva   
Moskovitz, Julie   
Orchard, Charlie   
Rees, Emma   
Sandersfeld, Emily   
Scahill, Eileen   
Scales, Jasmine   
Vazquez, Selina   

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Information Technology Committee

  Designs, maintains, and upgrades website.
  Develops and maintains data handling/storage systems for applications, RSVPs, mailing lists, etc.
  Chair:
Rich Shimano   
  Members:
Axe, Jason   
Ito, Jonathan   
Johnson, Tiara   
Orchard, Charlie   
Rees, Emma   
Rickard, David   
Scales, Jasmine   
Sykora, David   

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Marketing Committee

  Publicizes Reading to Kids through promotional materials, including press releases, press packs, posters, newsletters, photographs, videos, etc.
  Chair:
Selina Vazquez   
  Members:
Axe, Jason   
Brown-Clark, Jessica   
Gray, Andreia   
Greer, Katie   
Javdan, Mona   
Johnson, Alexandre   
Johnson, Tiara   
Jones, Nicholas   
Lin, Jessica   
Moskovitz, Julie   
Orchard, Charlie   
Rees, Emma   
Scahill, Eileen   
Scales, Jasmine   
Simmons, Chloe   
Wilson, Kori   

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Operations Committee

  Guides, plans, and executes all operational aspects of reading clubs (includes site coordinators, grade level coordinators, and food runners).
  Contacts businesses to solicit donations for the reading clubs, including food for volunteers.
  Chairs:
Jessica Lee   
Shaina Poulard   
Mariel Rubio   
  Members:
Aldana, Rebecca   
Arias-Kim, Mia   
Axe, Jason   
Briceno, Andrea   
Callahan, David   
Chiang, Lauren    
Choo, Soyoon   
Chung, Paul   
Frazer, Richard   
Green, Vanessa   
Harper-Smith, Kirstin   
Hernandez, Edgar   
Johnson, Tiara   
Jones, Katie   
Jones, Nick   
Karimova, Elmira   
Lenox, Skylar   
Love-Smith, Ashley   
Martinez, Benny   
May, Mark   
Mendez, Jose   
Morris, Sean   
Oktay, Ali   
Orchard, Charlie   
Pai, Grace   
Rees, Emma   
Rivera, Jacqueline   
Rossney, Glenn   
Sanderson, Tina   
Scahill, Eileen   
Scales, Jasmine   
Smith, Jen   
Smoot, Andrea   
Sobel, Tamara   
White, Patrick   

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School Relations Committee

  Works with schools to assist in recruiting kids to attend the reading clubs.
  Chairs:
Robyn Chew   
Jacqueline Rivera   
  Members:
Axe, Jason   
Johnson, Tiara   
Lee, Wendy   
Orchard, Charlie   
Rees, Emma   
Scales, Jasmine   
Smith, Jen   
Vasudevan, Kriththika   
Vazquez, Selina   

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Special Events Committee

  Plans social events for volunteers and special events for the organization.
  Chairs:
Eileen Scahill   
Prince Selvage III   
  Members:
Arias-Kim, Mia   
Arias-Kim, Mireya (Mia)   
Axe, Jason   
Boyd, Catherine   
Cheng, Stephanie   
Chew, Robyn   
Ensign, Karalee    
Javdan, Mona   
Johnson, Tiara   
Lee, Wendy   
Lin, Jessica   
Martinez, Benny   
May, Mark   
Moskovitz, Julie   
Orchard, Charlie   
Rees, Emma   
Scales, Jasmine   
Sobel, Tamara   
Tarnow, Tami   
Vasudevan, Kriththika   
Vazquez, Selina   
White, Patrick   
Wilson, Kori   

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Strategic Planning Committee

  Helps prioritize organizational goals through the assessment of current practices and the development of future actions.
  Chair:
Jason Axe   
  Members:
Harper-Smith, Kirstin   
Johnson, Tiara   
Jones, Matthew   
Lee, Jeremy   
Luc, Eva   
Mody, Amol   
Morris, Sean   
Orchard, Charlie   
Rees, Emma   
Rubio, Mariel   
Scales, Jasmine   
Shimano, Rich   
Vazquez, Selina   

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Training Committee

  Develops training materials and guides for volunteers and parents.
  Chairs:
Christopher Martin   
Ali Oktay   
  Members:
Axe, Jason   
Baumgartner, Steve   
Briceno, Andrea   
Chiang, Lauren    
Distefano, Kelly   
Eastburn, Christine   
Frazer, Richard   
Gillespie, Margaret   
Javdan, Mona   
Johnson, Tiara   
Lee, Jessica   
Martinez, Benny   
Menashe, Lynn   
Montes, Cynthia   
Nakano, Sheryl   
Orchard, Charlie   
Perez, David   
Rees, Emma   
Rivera, Jacqueline   
Scahill, Eileen   
Scales, Jasmine   
Schluter, Kaitlin   
Selvage III, Prince   
Shah, Neil   
Smith, Jen   
Thompson, Stan   
Wilson, Kori   
Yoong, Sabrina   

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Volunteer Relations Committee

  Recruits volunteers for the reading clubs. Efforts include reaching out to volunteer organizations (college groups, businesses, service organizations).
  Chair:
Kori Wilson   
  Members:
Aguilar, Jodi   
Axe, Jason   
Boyd, Catherine   
Chiang, Lauren    
Davis, Valerie   
Gray, Andreia   
Johnson, Alexandre   
Johnson, Tiara   
Martin, Christopher   
Orchard, Charlie   
Rees, Emma   
Scahill, Eileen   
Scales, Jasmine   
Smith, Jen   
Vazquez, Selina   


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