Lana Ajemian currently serves as an at-large member on the National PTA Board of Directors. She also serves on the National PTA Legislation committee. In addition to her service at the national level, Ajemian is immediate past president for New York State PTA, as well as federal legislation chair. She also serves as president of NY’s statewide unit, Empire State PTSA.
As NYS PTA president (2012-2014) she also served as vice chair of the NYS Educational Conference Board and co-chair of the NYS Family Engagement Coalition. Passionate about PTA’s founding mission for advocacy, Ajemian served as NYS PTA first vice president and vice president as advocacy team facilitator; coordinated the Annual Legislation/ Education Conference; and served as legislation chair and resolutions chair.
She was honored to receive National PTA’s 2011 Shirley Igo Advocate of the Year Award and proud to be part of the state team that was recognized with National PTA’s Outstanding State Advocacy Award, in 2011 and in 2014. She is a graduate of Boston University and is certified in physical therapy.