Anthony "Tony" Distelrath, Field Service Consultant for Male Engagement

Tony currently resides in Fort Wayne Indiana and is a part of the North East Region. He has the pleasure of serving as a Field Service Consultant for the Indiana PTA State Board. Tony is also serving as a member at large for the Fort Wayne Area PTA Council. He has served in numerous roles in PTA such as; President, Vice President, Male Engagement Chair, Carnival Chair, Popcorn Dad, Fundraiser chair, and many more. Tony first started in PTA when his oldest son started school at Shambaugh Elementary. His wife signed him up to be a Popcorn dad and he has been involved ever since.


Tony has been happily married to my wife, Theresa for the past 22 years and is blessed to have two sons, Andrew and Michael. Andrew is a junior in college at Embry Riddle; studying Aeronautical Engineering and Michael is a senior in High School at Northrop in Fort Wayne. He recently joined the Army National Guard and is planning on going to college when he graduates.
Tony is a proud recipient of the Indiana PTA State Lifetime Achievement Award as well as a two timewinner of the Indiana PTA Volunteer of Year Award. He has also served as a Pack and Den leader for the Cub Scouts. He is happy to train or assist in any of the following areas: Male Engagement, committee work (running events (carnivals, car shows, pine wood derbys, and student events) Fundraising and relationship building.


Brian Scott, Consultant with Privledges

Logan Craighead, Student Consultant with Privileges

​Logan Craighead is currently working as a student representative with benefits. He is a junior at Snider High School and part of the marching band, jazz band, pep band, and concert band. He has been involved in PTA since he could join at Blackhawk Middle School's PTSA. He joined the state PTA board as of this year. He has started learning web design and how to program in order to help his career and the organizations he wishes to help.

Jason Headlee, Field Service Consultant

Jason Headlee is currently serving as Field Service Consultant.


Camden Craighead, Student Consultant with Privileges


Northeast Region

Theresa Distelrath, Immediate Past President

Theresa currently resides in Fort Wayne Indiana and has the honor of serving as Indiana PTA’s State President. She also has had the honor of serving at the Council and Local level in a plethora of roles including president, vice president, secretary, and legislative chair. Theresa first became familiar with PTA while student teaching and started volunteering when her oldest son started kindergarten. As a working mom, she learned firsthand the importance of being engaged and involved.

Theresa is happily married to Tony; her husband of 22 years and has two sons, Andrew and Michael. Andrew is a junior in college at Embry Riddle; studying Aeronautical Engineering and Michael is a senior in High School at Northrop in Fort Wayne. He recently joined the Army National Guard and is planning on going to college when he graduates.

Theresa has experience in several areas and is happy to provide any assistance or training in the following areas: President, Vice President, Committee Chairs, Secretary, Legislative Chair, Resolutions, Effective Communication, Outreach, Fundraising, Budgets, Audit Process, Taxes, and duties of the treasurer.

Expertise: President, Vice President, Legislation, Bylaws, Secretary, Training
Areas Available:
NE Region, NE Council, Convention
Email: tdistelrath@indianapta.org
Phone: (260) 466-4351