About Us

Our Mission

Each year St. Monica Dads’ Club elects a new board to lead the charge for fundraising, sweat equity and many other events that support the community and school. It’s always a lively group driven by solidarity, sarcasm, and relentless dedication SMS Dads’ Club.

Financial Support65%
Sweat Equity35%

The 2020 / 2021 Board

Shelby Williamson | President

Shelby is a 6 year Dads’ Club veteran, He has served as Gala Chair, Dads’ club Secretary, and was the Golf Tournament co-Chair. He also helps with Autumnfest and many other functions around the school. In his free time Shelby runs the boys 4th grade adventure guide program.

Justine Termine | Vice President

Bio – Coming Soon

Aaron Peterson | Treasurer

Aaron has been a member of the St. Monica community for 5 years.  With his wife, he has been an active member of the community; serving as the soccer coach and volunteering to support the many activities and fundraisers that assist our school.  Aaron is a dedicated dad and husband to his two beautiful daughters and wife.  Family is the most important thing to him and he demonstrates that through his commitment to the school and community that is growing his girls in faith and spirit.

Chris Collazo | Sergeant at Arms

Chris graduated all the way back in 2002 from SMS, where he first met his wife Lauren in the 6th grade. His 3rd grade son, Caden, hopes to join the 2026 Bearcat graduates. Chris is also an 8 year Navy veteran, having served on the USS Hampton (SSN-767). He has professionally enjoyed the past 2 years of civilian life as the “Pot of Gold Chairman” for Dads’ Club meetings, and has helped run the last 2 Gala Raffles. He looks forward to building a bigger SMS family and seeing new faces become familiar.

Jon Hutcheson | Secretary

Jon Hutcheson has been a member of St Monica’s Dads Club for over 10 years.  His son Evan attended St Monica for six (6) years and is now a Sophomore in high school. His son Luke is currently a 7th grader at St Monica.  Jon has been active in the St Monica Dads club and has enjoyed coaching numerous St Monica sports teams for both Evan and Luke.  He has enjoyed volunteering every year for numerous events including: back to school picnic, Spaghetti dinner (Pastafarian), Autumnfest, sweat equity days, as well as class specific parties, recess duty, and various field trips.

Marty Cotton | Deputy Treasurer

Marty Cotton has been a member of St. Monica Dads’ Club for over 5 years volunteering to support the many activities and fundraisers that assist our school. Professionally, he has over 23 years of experience in financial services, currently serving in a leadership role with TIAA financial services.  Marty and his wife, Katie, live in the Les Jardins neighborhood of Dallas and have been parishioners of St. Monica for over 10 years. They have a daughter Matilda in 3rd grade and a rescue dog, Shadow.  He is an avid sports fan and loves most all outdoor activities.  Marty looks forward to working with the other board members, fellow Dads and the parents of St. Monica to maintain financial stability in our school parish.