About Tomball Education Foundation

Founded in 2017

Community leaders joined together to uphold and encourage excellence in education through the direct involvement and support of local businesses and community organizations and founded The Tomball Education Foundation in 2017.


Grants Awarded

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Grant Dollars


Teachers Impacted

Who We Are

The Tomball Education Foundation is an independent, non-profit corporation established by parents, local businesses, civic organizations, alumni, and community leaders to make a positive impact on public education. The Foundation is governed by a board of directors who represent a cross-section of the community and have a sincere interest in the Tomball Independent School District’s students and their success.

Our Mission

The Tomball Education Foundation’s mission is to develop and allocate resources to enrich, enhance, and maximize the quality of education for all students.

What We Do

The Tomball Education Foundation provides funds for educational projects and activities that are beyond traditional funding. Funds are used to facilitate student achievement and skill development, recognize, and encourage staff excellence, and expand community involvement from individuals, businesses, and civic organizations.

About Tomball ISD






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Meet the Board

Executive Team


Amanda Bass

Real Estate Agent
Texas Diamond Realty 


Martha Salazar-Zamora

Tomball ISD


April Halpin

Account Executive
Community Impact

VP Marketing & Events

Ashley Bearden

Managing Director – Talent Aquisition and Development
Sirius Solutions, LLLP

VP Finance

Frank Hicks

Tomball Alum

VP Communications

Janna Hoglund

VP Programs

Valerie Petrezelka

Tomball ISD

VP Development

Tyler Torres

Real Estate Agent
Texas CRES 


Patrick Beecher

Kagan Bosworth

Katie Clayton

Barbara Coleman

Bob Fontenot

Tomball ISD

Kristi Goodman

Bruce Hillegeist

Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce

Michelle Hornes

Traci Klein

Community Outreach Specialist
Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital

Landon Reed

Marci Lee

Kristy McCoy

Darrell McReynolds

Tomball ISD

John McStravick

Board of Trustees
Tomball ISD

Kelly Marchiando

Rob Marmerstein

Amber Slaughter

Tamieka Tavares

Tyler Torres

Provisional Members

Becky Bohannan

Business Development Officer
Stewart Title Tomball

Daisy Cone

Naheshae Davis

Shea Hemker

Blaire Koehl

Amanda Trickey

District Liason

Brittany Gutierrez

Community Engagement Coordinator
Tomball ISD

TEF August 2023 Highlights

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Save The Dates – Tomball Education Foundation Events for 2023-2024

It’s back-to-school time for the Tomball Education Foundation, and exciting events and fundraisers are in-the-works for the 2023-2024 Tomball Independent School District. More than $100,000
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Welcome New Community Outreach Partner: Baker Hughes

Not so long ago, backpacks were used only for adventures. Hiking, camping, traveling… Backpacks signaled we were having a new experience. Today’s students use backpacks
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