Amber is a born volunteer, moving to TN from MI was a natural fit! You’ll often see her walking the halls at HVES, lounging by the pool, or around town with family and friends. She loves meeting new people and is excited to throw herself into the PTO for another great year!
Jimmi is serving for her third year on the PTO board. She loves being involved in her children’s schools and tried to help out in any way possible. She has three boys; Nixon is in kindergarten, Jackson is in 4th grade at HVES, and Ethan is in 7th grade at Lipscomb Academy. When she is not working or volunteering at their schools, you can find her cheering on her favorite 3 ball players!!!
VP of Fundraising
Jordan has lived in Nashville for half her life, and this is her 2nd year on the PTO. She loves being a mom to her two little girls in a house overflowing with lots of ruffles and bows, an trying to perfect the work-life balance. In her free time she likes hanging with friends & family, traveling, and crafting. She can’t wait to help again this year with the HVES Hound Dog family!
Andrei is originally from Romania, and he and his wife, Logan, have lived in Nashville since 2000. This is his second year on the PTO as Treasurer. His twins, Jack and Elena, are in fourth grade. The family tackles the outdoors in their free time, from visiting the many Tennessee waterfalls and parks to biking and sports, including baseball and soccer.
Levi and his brilliant wife Kelly have two kids, one of whom is a fourth-grader at HVES. Levi is a Nashville native (It’s a great city — why leave?). This is his first year on the PTO serving as the assistant treasurer (Assistant TO the treasurer for any fans of The Office). He works full-time at HCA Healthcare in marketing analytics but aspires to finish writing a sci-fi book he’s been working on for way too long someday. Happy to be here!
Brooke is wife to Jonathan and Momma to Maverick and Palmer Kate. She is looking forward to serving another fabulous year on the PTO. She loves being a very hands-on mom, so you’ll see her often at the school, ball field, and dance studio cheering her crew on. She and her family attend Forest Hills Baptist and they love to vacation as much as possible.
Special Events Co-Chair
Michelle is mom to Jackson (1st) and Lilah (K) and is excited to give back to the Harpeth Valley community in her first year on the PTO board. She and her husband, David, both work at Tennessee’s Department of Environment and Conservation and enjoy spending time in Tennessee State Parks and National Parks introducing Jackson and Lilah to the natural world. Michelle looks forward to seeing everyone at all the fun events being planned for this year!
Special Events Co-Chair
Casandra is excited to take on the role of Co Event Coordinator this year. She is a full-time mom, part-time pet stylist, and enjoys being a Brownie Girl Scout leader. You could say she loves anything that has to do with kids or dogs. She has a 3rd grader at HVES and a 4-year-old at home that can’t wait to be a Houndog next year!
Marci is a word nerd and spreadsheet lover, as well as mom to three energetic kids. When she isn’t chasing her youngest, she’s cheering on her daughters with her husband at soccer and gymnastics. Puns are her love language, and she’s excited to put her best paw forward with the teacher appreciation crew. Marci is a cat lady, but she’s also a proud Hound Dog mom!
This is Megan’s first year serving on HVES PTO and she’s excited to contribute to her neighborhood school. She is an MNPS speech-language pathologist, wife and mom to three girls. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her family and learning new skills or hobbies (making sourdough bread, gardening and data analytics).
Ava has a first-time kindergartener at Harpeth Valley and is looking forward to serving on the PTO team. She works full-time as a construction project manager, and she enjoys spending time with her family and trying out new recipes in her free time. She is excited to be a part of such an amazing community.
Lisa has lived in Bellevue for eight years with her husband Jon and three children (one a former hound dog now at Bellevue Middle and two current hound dogs) Her passion is gardening, and she is so excited to put her energy into refurbishing the outdoor garden as well as numerous projects throughout the campus. She enjoys seeing live music and paddle boarding when she isn’t digging in the dirt or covered in flower petals.
Liaison Between HVES and BMS
Emily loves our Bellevue community, where she has lived for twelve years. She is mom to two boys, one at Harpeth Valley and the other at Bellevue Middle. She is also a science journalist, soccer coach and member at Christ Presbyterian Church. She is looking forward to supporting strong connections between the elementary and middle schools, and the greater Bellevue community.
Savannah spends most of her time working and raising her kids, but she can’t resist a good volunteer opportunity (classic Enneagram 2). During a typical year you can also find Savannah serving as room representative, Girl Scout cookie mom, Sunday School teacher, small group leader, etc. Savannah has a third grader at HVES and a Kindergartener who is excited to finally be a Hound Dog this year.
Beth has a 3rd grader at Harpeth Valley and enjoys volunteering with the school as much as possible. You can find her reading a book, powerlifting, or taking a nap in her free time. She’s looking forward to working with Savannah in helping Hound Dog families stay connected and up-to-date.