Meet the Board

Co President: Amber Zeddies

Amber hails from the great state on Minnesota and has called West Seattle home for 12 years. She has a son in sixth grade and a daughter at Lafayette Elementary. She previously served on the PTA at Lafayette. In her free time, she can be found playing with her kiddos, reading PEOPLE magazine, or playing soccer.  

Co President: Nate Miller (

Vice President: Melanie Miller


Secretary: OPEN

Communications Co-Chair: Merrick Bodmer (

Merrick is originally from New York, attended college in California and has lived in West Seattle for over 15 years. I have one son at Madison and 2 at Genesee Hill. I love traveling and a great book. I’m passional about racial equity and the emotional well-being of all students. I look forward to engaging with the Madison Community this year.

Membership Chair: Margaux Plumer (

Margaux has been a West Seattleite for the last 15 years. She has a son in the eighth grade and daughter in sixth grade. Margaux previously served on the PTA at Genesee Hill Elementary as Secretary for the last two years. In her free time, she can be found walking around West Seattle listening to podcasts, spending time with her family and friends or thinking about her next possible travel adventure.

Music Boosters Co-Chair: Lacey Jenkins (

Lacey has been a West Seattleite for 17 years, and is a born Washingtonian. This will be her fourth year as a Madison parent, with one 7th grade student currently attending Madison, and one recent Madison graduate, now in 9th grade at West Seattle High School. She is a musician and vocalist, and comes from a family of musicians, vocalists, and band directors, and is excited to carry on the tradition of supporting music education this year as the Co-Chair of the Madison Music Boosters. She is also committed to helping parents feel connected and informed as they navigate the many facets of being a parent of a middle school student, both in and outside of the music program.

Music Boosters Co-Chair: Robin Lutton (

Robin started her role as Music Booster Chair in 2019, and was thrilled to finally see two events return since the time she began serving on the Madison PTSA board: the 2023 Madison Music Swing Dance and Auction and the Music in the Parks Silverwood Theme Park trip.  Music played an important role in her life growing up and she enjoys watching as the young musicians refine their talents.  Robin loves spending time outside in nature with her three girls, all past or present MMS students.  You can also find her on the Ultimate Frisbee field either watching, coaching, or playing –  or snuggling with her three cats.


INTERIM Co Treasurer: Renee Gratzer INTERIM Co Treasurer: David Bodmer (

Legislative Liaison: Megan Atchison (Johnson)

Megan Atchison (Johnson) is the legislative liaison for the Madison PTSA and was formally the membership chair. Megan is passionate about education policy and holds a Masters in Public Administration working for the National Center for Homeless Education. Megan has lived in the Seattle area for 19 years and has 3 kids in high school this coming school year and a 7th grader at Madison. Her goal as the legislative liaison is to ensure the PTSA is informed of potential policies being passed by the school board and city council that impact K12 education as well as advocate for the needs of our students.