PAC Executive Committee Profiles

The PAC Executive Committee

President – Cathy Piedra McKenzie

Cathy started as a Branch Representative in PK/Jardin. From there she capably transitioned to the role of the Junior School Branch Coordinator from 2013-2015. In 2015, she took on the role of Vice President on the PA Executive team.  Cathy has volunteered in many capacities in the past, including Kermesse and Advancement events like the Gala and Carrousel.

Vice President – Azin Tabrizi-Holder (Class of ‘94)

Azin joined TFS as a parent in 2010. Prior to joining the Executive Team, she was our PA Secretary, a Class Rep for two years, followed with three years as a Branch Rep.

Secretary – Rosemary Barbara

Rosemary is the mother of three children at TFS. When her eldest daughter started at TFS, Rosemary became a Class Representative. She served as a Branch Coordinator and Representative for a couple of years and is now taking on the role of Secretary.

Treasurer – Mona Stirling

Mona joined the PA in 2009 when her daughter was in Grade 1, after her inauguration as a new parent to the school in SK, when she volunteered to be Class Parent. Mona was the PA Treasurer for four years and has also volunteered in almost every capacity for the West Campus. She is looking forward to one last year at West Campus. as her daughter will be going into Grade 7, before migrating to Toronto when her daughter attends Level 1.

Senior School Coordinator– Josie Marrano

Josie is the parent of a daughter in the Seniro School, who started at TFS in PK. She began her PA experience as a Class Rep her first year at TFS, moving onto the Junior Branch team as a Representative the following year and then onto Coordinator for the team. She has also held the position of PA Vice-President, Chair Comité de Bienvenue, Senior School Branch Rep, member of the Advancement Committee of the Board of Directors, and is currently a member of the Soaring Beyond Capital Campaign Committee.

Junior School Coordinator – Mia Toth
Mia is the mother of a daughter who started in PK and will be in grade 5 next year. Mia is now in her second year on the Executive Committee. She was a Branch Representative for two years and a Class Representative before that. She looks forward to working with this dynamic team and making a solid contribution.

La p’tite école Coordinator – Maria Drosos
Maria has been a part of the TFS community since January 2012 and has two children attending the school, Harry in grade 4 and Luke in JK.  She has held a variety of roles during this time, including Birthday Book Club Coordinator, Class Representative and most recently Branch Representative. As a member of the Parents’ Association Committee (PAC), Maria enjoys collaborating with TFS parents and administration to support school activities which benefit our children..

West Campus Coordinator - Ayaz Somani
Ayaz has a daughter who started at the West Campus in 2013 and who will be in Grade 5 next year, and a son who will be in SK in the Autumn.  This will be Ayaz's second year on PAC, Ayaz served for two years as Co-Chair of the parent council at his daughter's former school. He looks forward to learning from volunteers at all levels of the PA, and working with the team to build on the accomplishments of past years.

West Campus Executive Representative – Ted Endean (Class of '88)
Ted's children - a son in grade 6 & daughter in grade 4 - started at La p'tite école are now enrolled at the West Campus. Over the years he has been active in the TFS community including Kermesse and the TFS marketing committee.