Executive Board

We can't wait to meet you!


Stacey Castro


Hello! By trade I'm a Chef. I have two sons, Diego 11, Henry alumni, now at Keller Middle School. Marco, 9 entering 4th grade at Henry. I joined PTA thanks to Senora Avila and have never looked back. I love being able to be involved at my boys school and make a difference no matter how big or small. I love to cook, going to Angels and Galaxy games with my family and watching my boys do the sports they love!


Maria Menold

Executive Vice President

I'm excited to be a part of the PTA Board this year! I'm a Mom of 8 wonderful kids. Currently, 4 are Henry students (Kinder, 1st, second and 3rd) I also have a preschooler,  a new 6th grader at Keller Middle school, a Junior at Millikan and a Freshman at CSULB. I joined PTA to help Teachers, Staff, Students and Families. I love to volunteer and love the Dodgers!


Carole Hernandez


Hi! I'm a Mom to 8 year old twins at Henry, Donovan and Samantha who are entering 3rd grade as well as a set of 22 year old College twins. I joined PTA because I love the community and I feel Parents and Teachers can provide together. Added bonus are some awesome people I've met!


Melanie Sweeney

Recording Secretary

Hi! I'm a Mom of two girls. Olivia Summer 9, entering 4th grade and Elle Winter, 6, entering 1st! I'm a former teacher who loves anything creative. I do Web, Graphic and Interior Design on the side and I have a slight Christmas Tree obsession. I have been heavily involved in Henry for almost 5 years. I consider all of my daughters peers my 'bonus kids' and I am going to miss being on campus this year dearly, but I'm optimistic we are going to make the best of the current situation and have a wonderful year at Henry!


Melissa Ellis


Hello! I've been a teacher at Bellflower High School for 15 years. I have two sons, Oban age 6 and Van age 4. I joined PTA to help out at my sons school, make connections and to feel more apart of the Henry community. I like traveling, hiking, scuba diving art and camping. Can't wait to meet you!


Erica Barrera


I've been a parent at Henry for 15 years. Mom to two sons, one whom just started College at Cal Poly Pomona another who is starting High School at I also have a daughter entering 4th grade at Henry. I'm a Social Worker and honored to serve on this years PTA Board during such an impactful year!


Anaiah Younger


I have 3 kids at Henry ages 9,7 and 5 as well as a one year old at home. I joined PTA to help me stay connected to the school and because I love to help out and bring different perspectives. I enjoy beach time, family time and anything that makes us laugh!


Jennifer Richardson

Financial Secretary

I’m so excited to be a part of Henry’s PTA! I’ve been a parent at Henry for 8 years now. I have a  7th grader at Keller, a 4th grader at Henry and a 4 year old Henry hopeful.  I  currently work at Lakewood High School and recently went back to school to work on a masters degree. I am honored to be able to give back to a school I love  and hold very dear my heart. Here’s to a new year Patriots!