Amy White — President
My husband and I are parents to two children —  William is a graduate of SVHS and Sarah is a Senior here at Memorial ECHS.   We live in Bulverde and have been in CISD for about eight years.  I am a graduate of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie class of ’96 and work in residential real estate.  I’m very excited to be able to serve the Memorial ECHS community this year! 

Jill Horvath — Vice President

I moved to Texas with my husband and three children in 2019 and am proud to be a Memorial ECHS parent! I’m excited to serve on the board and look forward to supporting the success of students and families in this community.  Outside of the PTA, I hold a degree in public health, have worked in the pharmaceutical industry for over 20 years, and am a USAF veteran.  

Sylvia Rodriguez — Treasurer

I’m a wife and mother of four boys and my yorkie, Guacamole.  My family and I moved to Texas from the Washington D.C. area back in 2017. We have been in the Comal ISD community for 5 years and look forward to serving on the PTSA for MECHS!  


Rubi Pierrelus — Membership

This year I have joined PTSA to serve as the Membership chair. I have three children who attend Comal ISD schools. I am originally from Southern California where I worked at the High school level in several capacities, most recently with Student Services. I truly enjoyed working with parents and students. I look forward to meeting MECHS families and community members this year. My goal is to earn as many awards possible for MECHS- including the Golden Apple Award and Community Membership Award.

Laura Ayala — Secretary

My husband, Rocke and I are the proud parents of a MECHS junior who will be the 3rd generation from my family to graduate from a Comal ISD school.  I served as the PTA Secretary at Church Hill Middle School and am very excited to serve on the MECHS PTSA board. Outside of the PTSA, I have worked for Comal ISD for 23 years and enjoy supporting and cheering on our son in MECHS eSports, Robotics and Cyberpatriot competitions.  Go Eagles! 



Rebecca Epley — Parliamentarian

My husband- Jeff Epley- and I have been married for 19 1/2 years.  We have five children- three boys and two girls ages 18-11.  Two of our boys attend MECHS (freshman & senior), one son plays football and is at Canyon High School, and our two girls attend Canyon Middle School.  We moved to New Braunfels, Texas from Bangladesh seven years ago.  We served Jesus in Bangladesh for 11 years as church planters among Muslims.  My husband, Jeff, is the mission pastor at Oakwood Church in New Braunfels & he is originally from North Carolina.  I serve as director of mobilization with Global Gates and have been on staff with Global Gates for three years. I grew up on a ranch between Buffalo and Oakwood, Texas off of highway 79.  


Chrystina Straughan — Staff Appreciation

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