Board of Education
Contact the Board

Contact the Board

Call the Board Hotline: (815) 577-4299; or email the Board of Education as a group; or individually (below):

Greg Nichols Greg Nichols (current term - 2015-19)

Email: gnichols@psd202.org
Tel: (815) 577-4299

Board Term: 2015-19; 2011-15

Profession: Control Systems Architect, Engineering Management - The Automation Technology Network

Personal Information: Married; Four Children

Community Involvement: Active volunteer with PTO/PTSO


Kevin Kirberg Kevin Kirberg (current term - 2015-19)
Vice President

Email: kkirberg@psd202.org
Tel: (815) 577-4299

Board Term: 2015-19; 2011-15

Profession:  Conference Center Director
American Society of Anesthesiologists 

Personal Information:  Married; one child

Community Involvement:  Freedom PTO President; CAPE Board/Treasurer; Foundation for Excellence Trustee/Vice Chair-Programs; Watch DOGS Coordinator, District 202; Illinois PTA MORE Committee; Illinois Fatherhood Initiative President;


David Koch David Koch (current term - 2017-21)

Email: dkoch1@psd202.org
Tel: (815) 577-4299

Board Term: 2017-2021; 2015-2017 (appointed in January 2015 to fill vacant seat)

Profession: stay-at-home father

Personal Information: married; four children

Community Involvement: Coaching community youth soccer, football and baseball; eight years as a Teachers Assistant; four years a substitute teacher; served on Walkers Grove PTO; served as a CAPE member.   


Rod Westfall Rod Westfall (current term - 2017-21)

Tel: (815) 577-4299

Board Term: 2017-2021; 2013-2017; 2009-2013; 2005-2009; 2001-2005

Profession: Director of Facilities and Administrative Services

Personal Information: Married; two children

Community Involvement: Family involvement with Big Brothers, Big Sisters programs; active with the Plainfield Band Program; trustee, Plainfield Foundation for Excellence; Citizens for Classrooms; PTO member; Plainfield Association soccer and softball coach and manager; Past Member of the District 202 finance committee; Chairman of the District's re-zoning committee; Vice President of the Wilco board of directors; President of the Wilco Board of Directors.


Heather Drake Heather Drake (current term - 2015-2019)

Email: HDrake@psd202.org
Tel: (815) 577-4299

Board Term: 2015-2019

Profession: Realtor

Personal Information: Married, two children

Community Involvement: Eagle Pointe Elementary School and Heritage Grove Middle School PTOs; CAPE Board member; member, Citizens for Classrooms and Superintendent Search committees; member, District 202 Curriculum Coordinating Council


Dr. Michael Robey Dr. Michael Robey (current term - 2017-2021)

Email: mrobey@psd202.org
Tel: (815) 577-4299

Board Term: 2017-2021

Profession:  Educator

Personal Information: Married; four children

Community Involvement: Active volunteer at Walker's Grove Elementary, Ira Jones Middle School, and Plainfield North High School, St. Mary Immaculate Parish


Robert Smith Robert Smith (current term - 2017-2021)

Email: rsmith@psd202.org
Tel: (815) 577-4299

Board Term: 2017-2021

Profession: Retired public school educator/administrator

Personal Information: Married; five children, nine grandchildren

Community Involvement: Member of the Plainfield Lion's Club and Phi Delta Kappa association for professional educators.