Our Team


Lucy ChenLucy Chen is President on the Cornell PTA Board. She is a mother of three daughters, two of whom have graduated from Cornell, and the youngest in 4th grade. Lucy is a Risk Manager at Wells Fargo.  Born and raised in China, she brings the culture of her home country to America. She is involved in Toastmasters International and her church.  She believes in – and loves – using team work to build a great community for Cornell kids. You can reach her at: president@cornellpta.org

Yun WangYun Wang is Secretary on the Cornell PTA Board. She is the mother of two Cornell Coyotes (a 3rd grader and a kindergartner). She is an Analytics Manager at Wells Fargo. She grew up in China and has been a Bay Area resident since 2002. She believes that real community is possible when everyone contributes to the greater good, and so she is happy to serve on the Cornell PTA Board. You can reach her at: secretary@cornellpta.org

Dan NakaharaDan Nakahara is Treasurer on the Cornell PTA Board. His three boys are in 4th grade, kindergarten, and preschool.  Dan is a Business Manager at North Berkeley Investment Partners and enjoys giving back to the Albany community. You can reach him at: treasurer@cornellpta.org


Rachael-StrykerRachael Stryker is VP of Events on the Cornell PTA Board. She is mom to a Cornell third-grader and is an Associate Professor in the department of Human Development and Women’s Studies at California State University, East Bay. She volunteers at several local organizations that help youth, including the Middle East Children’s Alliance. She looks forward to working with you on Cornell Events this year. You can reach her at: vp-events@cornellpta.org

Natascha Puchner-Doppler is VP of Volunteers on the Cornell PTA Board. Originally from Austria, she and her family have lived in the United States since 2011. She has a fifth- and a third-grader at Cornell. Natascha is an essential oil educator, who is passionate about empowering individuals to use natural solutions to support their health. She appreciates all of the engaged, caring, and involved parents who are working with the Cornell PTA to make our school such a great place. You can reach her at vpvolunteers@cornellpta.org
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And below are the filled and vacant Cornell PTA Positions for 2016-2017. Any job can be completed by one, two, or multiple people.

Interested? Have questions? Contact Natascha Puchner-Doppler, PTA VP, Volunteer Coordinator (VPVolunteers@Cornellpta.org).

Also, if your name is here and shouldn’t be – or you’ve raised your hand and it’s not listed below, please let us know.
Thank you to our Cornell Team for all that you do.

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