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Volunteer Committees
Arts A Blaze
Committee Heads:
Kate Getschow and Carolyn Osterhout​

Committee Heads:
Taylor Camone and Beth Flamini

Book Fair Committee
This committee helps setup, assist students, manage cash registers, and breaks down the Book Fair. Fall and Spring.
Committee Heads:
Mr. Violet
Michelle Heffernan(Fall) and Jenny Kincaid(Winter)

Business Sponsorship Committee(PIE) 
This committee identifies and works with businesses to donate cash, products, and/or services to the school in exchange for promoting their businesses through various Willis events and publications. Periodically throughout the school year.
Committee Head:

Decorations Committee
This committee keeps the halls of Willis looking festive and beautiful!
Committee Head:
Monika Morgan and Jen Beirau

Dessert with Dad Committee
This committee picks up dessert/drinks, setup/breakdown, serves, and takes pictures. 
Committee Heads: 
Gem Casanova

​Father Daughter Dance
This committee plans and runs the 
Father Daughter Dance.
Committee Head:
Jennifer Beirau and Monika Morgan

Fun Run Committee
This committee assists in largest Willis fundraiser. Setups/breakdown fields, mans stations, marks laps, DJ, and counts proceeds.
​Committee Heads:
​Sarah Langdon and Brittnee Klicic

Grandparents Day
Committee Head:
Julia Pruitt

Field Day Committee
This committee setups/breakdown fields, mans game stations, serves popsicles, and assembles field day packets. 
Committee Heads:
Lisa Scott and Jennifer King

Fifth Grade Committee
This committee plans the end of year celebration and graduation for the 5th grade class.
Committee Heads:
Kimberly Larsen and Erica Gomillion

Grant Writing Committee 
This committee researches grant opportunities and assists in filling out grant applications. Periodically throughout the school year.
 ​Committee Head:
Megan Ribbons

Holiday Shoppe
This Committee sets up store for students to do their Holiday shopping after Thanksgiving. Arranging supply company, scheduling shopping hours and displaying products.  
Committee Head:  
Missy Weinandy

Kindergarten Playdate
This committee coordinates a back to school play date for our newest geckos entering Kindergarten before the first day of school.
Committee Head:
Jackie Elmore

Committee Head:
David Kincaid

Mother/Son Event
This committee plans an event for moms and sons. in the spring.
Committee Heads: 
Jennifer King and Sylwia Ok

Munchies with Mom Committee
This committee picks up munchies/drinks, setup/breakdown, serves and takes pictures.
Committee Heads:
Jason Buckley and Alex Borsari

Picture Day
This committee assists Mrs. Badgley in 
running picture day.
Committee Heads:
Venner Badgley
Michelle Dempsey(Fall) and Julia Pruitt (Spring)

Santa Photos
Committee Heads:
Michelle Dalton and Michelle Merenda

Secret Santa Helper Committee
This committee sponsors a Willis family or student(s) for the Christmas holiday by purchasing and wrapping clothing, food, and toys. December.
​ Committee Head:
Emily McLauchlan

Selling School Bricks Committee
This committee promotes selling of school bricks two times through the year. Dates are flexible.  
Committee Head:

Spirit Nights Committee​
This committee identifies spirit night ideas, make arrangements, promote, oversee the event, and collect money, if needed. Monthly (1 day).
Committee Head:

Spring Fundraiser Event Committee
This committee organizes Willis's second biggest fundraiser. Both Willis families and staff come together to raise money for Willis by gathering silent auction items including class baskets and donation baskets and services from local businesses.
Committee Heads: 
Carolyn Osterhout and Missy Weinandy

​Staff Appreciation Committee
This committee organizes, setups/breakdown, decorates, pickups, etc. items to show appreciation to the staff at Willis. May.
Committee Heads:
Samantha Beebe and Jackie Elmore

Trunk or Treat
This committee puts on a trunk or treat event with staff members in the Willis parking lot.
Committee Heads:
Jeffery Zych

Yearbook Committee
This committee assists in taking pictures through the school year at various Willis events.
Committee Head: 
Mrs. Ison