Your Name: Steven Cook
MoPTA Board of Managers Position: Diversity Outreach & Engagement Chair
Years Involved in Board of Managers: 3 Years
What does your position do?
Strive to include everyone into our PTA community regardless of race, gender, and socio-economic background.
Unit/Council, Region & Years Involved: Walker / Hazelwood / Gateway, 11 years involved
Why are you involved in PTA?
As a 21-year educator, I see the value in connections between parents and teachers who advocate for our children. I strive daily to include EVERYONE in PTA decisions that enhance all children’s lives.
Food/Drink: Grilled Chicken
Entertainment (Book, Movie, TV, Band, Music): Book: Harry Potter; Movie: Wonder Woman; TV: Golden Girls; Band/Music: The Elusive Chanteuse Mariah Carey
Activities/Hobbies: Watching Movies, Listening to Music
Quote: “Only love can save this world. So I stay. I fight, and I give…This is my mission now. Forever.” – Wonder Woman
More about you:
Describe yourself in 3-5 words: Live, Laugh, Love
Healthy Living Tip: Drink water and walk, walk, walk
What makes you stand out?: My fantabulous personality
What are you learning this year: How to include everyone regardless of race, gender, and socio-economic background.
What is a goal you have this year?: My ultimate goal is to build our diversity.
What is a proud accomplishment?: Impacting the lives of my students over the years and hearing from them years after teaching them.
Something interesting you’ve done this year: Won teacher of the year and had a Wonder Woman themed Founders Day table.