The mission of the Maplewood Richmond Heights Parent Teacher Organization (MRH PTO) is to enrich the educational and extracurricular experiences for students and establish close relationships between home, school, and community through community engagement, inclusion, fundraising, volunteerism, and education.
MRH PTO, Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit which includes committees for the Early Childhood Center, Elementary, and Middle Schools belonging to the Maplewood Richmond Heights school district in St. Louis, MO.
Shevaun serves as President of the executive board as well as Finance Chair for the Elementary PTO committee. She is the Director of Marketing for a commercial architectural firm. Shevaun lives in Maplewood with her husband and two sons.
Jennifer Zaegel Chaves serves as the Vice President of the executive board as well as Interim Finance Chair for the Middle School PTO committee & Co-Chair of the ECC PTO committee. Jennifer is a nurse at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and is an 18 year resident of Richmond Heights along with her husband, Bill, and two daughters, Kathryn (freshman) and Emma (second grade).
Laine serves as Treasurer for the executive board as well as Co-Chair for the ECC PTO committee. Laine is the Senior Director of Product Marketing for a Healthcare IT company. She and her husband Eric live in Maplewood with their children Xavier (4th Grade), Fiona (Preschool), Davison (First Friends), and Vivienne.
Katrina serves as the Secretary for the executive board and the Communications Chair for the Elementary PTO committee. She is from St. Louis and loves the outdoors, photography and organizing. She and her husband, Steven, have 3 children (2 at MRHE and one at the ECC).