Office Administrator – Mary Flatt

Your Name:   Mary Flatt

MoPTA Board of Managers Position:   Office Administrative Assistant

Years Involved in Board of Managers:   1

What does your position do?:   Take care of matters in the office, respond to emails, answer phone calls

Unit/Council, Region & Years Involved:   13+ years of involvement – multiple positions in Blue Ridge PTA (Columbia), Lange Middle School PTSA and Columbia Council PTA – Heritage Region

Why are you involved in PTA?:  My parents are my role models.  They were actively involved in PTA and other volunteer activities, so I wanted to give that to my children.  It started being about my kids.  Now it is about all children.  I believe we make a difference in the lives of our children and their schoolmates by creating and supporting the school culture.


Food/Drink:  Water (I drink a lot of it).  I really like spinach.

Season:  Fall – it’s usually cooler and I love the colors of the leaves on the trees

Entertainment (Book, Movie, TV, Band, Music):  not much time for entertainment with my busy work and volunteer schedule.  I like non-fiction books, happy movies, have been known to binge watch BBC shows, live bands with friends and listen to country music and old rock.

Activities/Hobbies:  Volunteer addiction keeps me focusing on any hobbies or activities.

More about you:

Describe yourself in 3-5 words:  I like to have fun.

What are you learning this year:  I learn something new every day.  I’m just not sure what it will be.