Known for his smile and love of a great joke, Jeffery Corbett enjoys helping PTA leaders grow in their knowledge and passion for the association. He is well-qualified, having worked in the nonprofit sector for over 22 years. Corbett is the Senior Program Officer for the Stillwater Medical Foundation and is responsible for a managing a robust employee scholarship program and summer internship for local area high school students. His role also includes website and social media management, graphic design, bookkeeping and event planning.
Corbett’s PTA state-level experience includes chairing the bylaws, investment, and nominations committees. He also served as Federal Legislative Chair and Director of Communications. He served as president of Oklahoma PTA from 2013-2015. He currently serves as president of the All Oklahoma PTA (the PTA’s state-wide unit), which includes chairing Oklahoma PTA’s Scholarship Committee, awarding over $60,000 in scholarships in the past three years.
In 2017, Corbett was appointed to National PTA’s Resolutions Committee and will continue to serve on that committee through the 2019-2021 term. In 2018, he was elected to the National PTA Board of Directors as a member representative.
Outside of his volunteer work for PTA, Corbett serves as a volunteer for Karman Legacy Hospice and is an ambassador for the Chamber of Commerce in his local community of Stillwater, Okla.
Corbett and his wife, Annette, celebrated their silver wedding anniversary in 2018 and enjoy spoiling their granddaughter, Chloe, every chance they get (and are looking forward to meeting their second granddaughter in late 2019).