At the National PTA Convention being held in Charlotte, NC this coming June 25-28, National PTA will be presenting a major re-vamp of their bylaws.

National PTA President Otha Thornton has requested that each state share these bylaws with all of our members by May 1. We request that you forward this information onto your members and let them know that they may contact the National PTA Bylaws Chair Marques Ivey at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions they may have.

You can access the proposed bylaws document and additional supporting materials at: www.pta.org/bylaws. Included on the site are:

• the current National PTA bylaws, proposed National PTA Bylaws Revision,
• proposed amendments to National PTA’s Articles of Incorporation,
• a cross reference document that highlights the Proposed Bylaws changes, and
• an image highlighting the alignment of National PTA’s governing documents.

There is also a video that can be downloaded from: http://tbf.me/a/byEoNq.