Brian Scott, Field Service Consultant for Male Engagement

Stephanie Eifrid, Field Service Representative

Stephanie Eifrid is currently serving as a Field Service Representative.

Kim Craighead, Northeast Vice President

Julie Klingenberger, Field Service Representative

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

I currently reside in Fort Wayne Indiana and am a part of the North East Region. I have the pleasure of serving as a Field Service Consultant for the Indiana PTA State Board. I am also the Vice President of the Fort Wayne Area PTA Council and President of Northrop High School PTSA. I have served in numerous roles in PTA such as; President, Vice President, Male Engagement Chair, Carnival Chair, Popcorn Dad, Fundraiser chair, and many more. I first started in PTA when my oldest son started school at Shambaugh Elementary. My wife signed me up to be a Popcorn dad and I’ve been involved ever since.

I have been happily married to my wife, Theresa for the past 21 years and am blessed to have two sons, Andrew and Michael. Andrew is a sophomore in college at Embry Riddle; studying Aeronautical Engineering and Michael is a Junior 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.

I am a proud recipient of the Indiana PTA State Lifetime Achievement Award as well as a two time winner of the Indiana PTA Volunteer of Year Award. I have also served as a Pack and Den leader for the Cub Scouts. I am 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.
Phone:(260) 466-4352

Renee Kilma, Field Service Consultant

Renee Klima has been involved in PTA since 2010. Joining because she was interested in what the PTA was doing at her daughter’s school, she found that she really enjoyed being involved in her daughter’s school. Her second year as a PTA member she was encouraged to accept a treasurer role in her local elementary PTA unit. As a treasurer, Renee attended many of the local trainings offered and started to become very active in the local and state PTA offerings. Renee has been a Field Service Consultant with the Indiana PTA for the last 2 years, where she really enjoys performing audits and learning more about that process and tax requirements. She has also been a member-at-large for the Fort Wayne Area Council PTA for the past 2 years.

Renee enjoys spending quality time with her family, reading books, crafting and sewing and being an advocate for her daughter. Renee works part –time for a research company helping to create surveys and monitor data responses. Her background in elementary education only adds to the interest that she has in helping our children and their schools to be successful.

Nikki Headlee, Field Service Consultant

Nikki Headlee is currently serving as Field Service Consultant.
Phone:(260) 415-4177

Northeast Region

Jason Headlee, Field Service Consultant

Jason Headlee is currently serving as Field Service Consultant.

Melodie Brunell, Field Service Consultant

Hi, my name is Melodie Brunell. I am a stay at home mom of four kids .Two are at Washington Center Elementary, one is at Bethel UMC Daycare, and one is at home with me. I grew up in Wichita, Kansas where my mother was president of the PTA uni at the school where my sister and I where students, the school where she taught was a PTO unit. From elementary through high school I served on my student councils as elected. My husband and I where married in August 2003. We moved to Fort Wayne, IN fall 2009. Previously, I was a member of the Shawnee Mission Parents as Teachers PTA Unit as a member in Kansas. This is my second year as a Vice President of Washington Center Elementary PTA. I have been the flower show chair and legislative chair for Washington Center the last two years. I have also co-chaired our Red Ribbon week committee for the past two years. I have been bylaws and standing rules chair, and on the membership committee for the past year.
Phone:(913) 302-6153

Earl LaMar, Field Service Representative