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School Board Members

 L to R front: Daniel Burnett, Board President; Denise Meyer, VicePresident; and Rachel Henson, Secretary  

L to R back: , Corey Willenborg, Peggy McNeill, Kevin Castleman and Chris McGinness

Board Meetings
Board Meetings are regularly scheduled on the fourth Monday of each month pending no changes or special circumstances. Meetings are open to the public. For a complete listing of board meetings please select School Board, Documents, and then Board Meeting Dates. If you would like to be put on the agenda, please contact the superintendent's office at (618) 543-9023.


Mandatory Board TrainingEach Illinois Board of Education member who is elected or appointed to fill a vacancy of at least one year's duration must receive professional development leadership training (PDLT) and Open Meetings Act (OMA) training. Mandatory training is also required upon Performance Evaluation Reform Act implementation in each school district. For additional information, see Board policy 2:120, Board Member Development.

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All Illinois school board members must receive training in professional development leadership (P.A.97-8) and the Open Meetings Act(P.A. 97-504). Mandatory training will also be required after the new teacher evaluation requirements are implemented in each school district.  For additional information, see Board policy 2:120, Board Member Development.

The following table contains mandatory and non-mandatory training and development activities that were completed by each Board member.  When the training was provided by the Illinois Association of School Boards, the acronym“IASB” follows the listed activity.

Name Development and training Activity and Provider Date Completed(beginning in 2012unlessotherwisenoted)

KevinCastleman
Professional DevelopmentLeadershipTraining--IASB
January 13, 2014

Denise Meyer
Professional DevelopmentLeadershipTraining--IASB March 04,2020

Danny Burnett
Professional DevelopmentLeadershipTraining--IASB

ChrisMcGinness
Professional DevelopmentLeadershipTraining--IASB
February 6, 2020

PeggyMcNeill
Professional DevelopmentLeadershipTraining--IASB
January 13, 2014

StaceyReames
Professional DevelopmentLeadershipTraining--IASB
January 13, 2014

GailStubblefield
Professional DevelopmentLeadershipTraining--IASB
January13,2014

Corey Willenborg
Professional DevelopmentLeadershipTraining--IASB
May 21,2021
Kevin Castleman OpenMeetingsActTraining
Denise Meyer OpenMeetingsActTraining July3,2019
Chris McGinness OpenMeetingsActTraining March23,2016
Peggy McNeill OpenMeetingsActTraining November19,2011
Stacey Reames OpenMeetingsActTraining December17,2012
GailStubblefield OpenMeetingsActTraining March6,2012
Danny Burnett OpenMeetingsActTraining February14,2018
Corey Willenborg Open Meetings Act Training June 01, 2021

Kevin Castleman
PerformanceEvaluationReformAct(PERA)Training--IASB
January 13, 2014

Denise Meyer
PerformanceEvaluationReformAct(PERA)Training--IASB July 3, 2019

Danny Burnett
PerformanceEvaluationReformAct(PERA)Training--IASB

ChrisMcGinness
PerformanceEvaluationReformAct(PERA)Training--IASB
January 13, 2014

PeggyMcNeill
PerformanceEvaluationReformAct(PERA)Training--IASB
January 13, 2014

StaceyReames
PerformanceEvaluationReformAct(PERA)Training--IASB
January 13, 2014

GailStubblefield
PerformanceEvaluationReformAct(PERA)Training--IASB
January 13, 2014
Corey Willenborg PerformanceEvaluationReformAct(PERA)Training--IASB
May21,2021
GailStubblefield TheBoard’sFirstResponsibility November 19, 2010
GailStubblefield parliamentary procedure November20,2009
GailStubblefield DealingwithDifficultPeople November 16, 2007

The following information contains mandatory and non-mandatory training and development activities that were completed by each Board member. When the training was provided by the Illinois Association of School Boards, the acronym “IASB” follows the listed activity.

Kevin Castleman Professional Development Leadership Training -- IASB January 13, 2014

Denise Meyer Professional Development Leadership Training -- IASB

Danny Burnett Professional Development Leadership Training -- IASB

Chris McGinness Professional Development Leadership Training -- IASB February 6, 2020

Peggy McNeill Professional Development Leadership Training -- IASB January 13, 2014

Stacey Reames Professional Development Leadership Training -- IASB January 13, 2014

Gail Stubblefield Professional Development Leadership Training -- IASB January 13, 2014

Kevin Castleman Open Meetings Act Training

Denise Meyer Open Meetings Act Training July 3, 2019

Chris McGinness Open Meetings Act Training March 23, 2016

Peggy McNeill Open Meetings Act Training November 19, 2011

Stacey Reames Open Meetings Act Training December 17, 2012

Gail Stubblefield Open Meetings Act Training March 6, 2012

Danny Burnett Open Meetings Act Training February 14, 2018

Kevin Castleman Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training -- IASB January 13,2014

Denise Meyer Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training -- IASB February 26,2020

Danny Burnett Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training -- IASB

Chris McGinness Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training -- IASB January 13, 2014

Peggy McNeill Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training -- IASB January 13, 2014

Stacey Reames Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training -- IASB January 13, 2014

Gail Stubblefield Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training -- IASB January 13,2014

Gail Stubblefield The Board’s First Responsibility November 19, 2010

Gail Stubblefield Parliamentary Procedure November 20, 2009

Gail Stubblefield Dealing with Difficult People November 16, 2007

The Illinois Assoc of School Boards (IASB) is a voluntary organization of local boards of education dedicated to strengthening the Illinois public schools through local citizen control. Although not a part of State government, IASB is organized by member school boards as a private not-for-profit corporation under authority granted by Article 23 of the School Code. The mission of the IASB is excellence in local school governance in support of quality public education.

For more information regarding IASB and its programs visit www.iasb.com.