Mindy Haas

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Mindy Haas
Lexington, KY
Tates Creek Middle School Lexington, KY

Personal and Professional Information

  • Wife 35 years - Mother of 2 - Grandmother of 2 - Born on October 28, 1963
  • BS in Education and Child Development, 1985 
  • Current co-owner of Haastyle Martial Arts Academy 2003 - Present
  • Currently the Executive Director of the Jewish Federation of the Bluegrass in Lexington, KY

PTA Involvement

Current Service Includes:

  • Member of Sunshine State PTSA Orlando, FL
  • Member of Kentucky State PTSA Frankfort, KY
  • Member of Brenda Cowen Elementary, and Tates Creek Middle, Lexington, KY
  • National PTA Governance team Field Service committee: Aug 2021 - Present
  • Vice President NPTA Past Presidents Club
  • Consultant, Florida PTA President

Past Service Includes:

  • NPTA Governance Team: Elections Committee: 2017 - 2021
  • Convention General Arrangements Committee: 2015 - 2017
  • Past President, Florida PTA: 2020 - Present
  • President, Florida PTA, 2014-2016
  • President Elect, Florida PTA, 2012-2014
  • VP of Regions and Councils, Florida PTA, 2010 - 2012
  • Awards Chair, Florida PTA, 2008 - 2010
  • Legislative Committee, Florida PTA, 2016 - 2020
  • Workshop Presenter, National PTA, 2015
  • Volunteer Coordinator National PTA Convention, 2016
  • Elections Chair, Florida PTA, 2016 - 2018
  • Scholarship Committee, Florida PTA, 2020 - Present
  • Legislative Committee, Kentucky PTA, 2020 - 2021
  • Multiple Local unit and County Council positions, 1992 - present

Community Involvement

Current Service Includes:

  • Commissioner and Treasurer for the Human Rights Commission, Lexington, KY
  • Holocaust Education Committee, Lexington, KY
  • National Member of Hadassah: Lifetime
  • Co-chair of Afghan Community support team, Lexington, KY

Past Service Includes:

  • Kids Safe Foundation: 2012-2016
  • Carolina Jews for Justice 2018-2020
  • Coordinated School Health Partnerships (Florida Department of Education) - 2014-2016
  • Action for Healthy Kids Steering Committee - 2014-2016
  • Palm Beach County School District Wellness Task Force - 2010-2016
  • Florida LGBTQ National Steering Committee - 2014

Honors and Awards

  • Florida PTA Life Membership Award
  • Florida PTA Walk of Fame
  • National PTA Life Membership Award

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