Students at the heart

As a dedicated member of the Glen Ellyn District 41 school board, I am committed to ensuring continued academic excellence for our students. I come prepared, ready to ask questions, and open to the perspectives of my board colleagues. Together we can do so much.

I served as the Board Secretary, on the Policy Committee, and as board liaison to Partnership for Educational Progress, and D41 Kids Foundation. I also led a board book discussion on school equity. With my strong leadership and dedication, I am prepared to continue my service the Glen Ellyn District 41 school community and it's treasured students and staff.

Our shared success

My active participation on the board has led to numerous successes in the district, including:

Academic Excellence

  • 4 exemplary schools in the top 10% of the state

  • Gold status for the PreK Program

  • DuPage Middle School Principal of the Year

Educator Investments

  • Added staff to support struggling students

  • Joined AASA Learning 2025

  • Approved GEEA and Superintendent contracts

Mental Health & Safety

  • Adopted an online therapy service for students

  • Awarded $250k grant for mental health

  • Engaged Dr. Nancy Zarse, crisis and threat intervention specialist

Effective Governance

  • Adopted a new strategic plan and DEI initiative

  • Awarded IASB School Board Governance Recognition on first and second attempts

  • Advocated for education policy with federal and state representatives

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