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Board Member Information

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

Kevin Kirberg Kevin Kirberg (current term - 2019-2023)
President

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

Board Term: 2019-2023; 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;

 

 

Rod Westfall

Rod Westfall (current term - 2021-25)
Vice President

Email: rwestfall@psd202.org
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: 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 Roach (current term - 2019-2023)
Secretary

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

Board Term: 2019-2023; 2015-2019

Profession: Realtor

Personal Information: Single; 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. Kathy Baxter (current term - 2021-2025)

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

Board Term: 2021-2025;

Profession: retired Plainfield  principal (21 years) and teacher (19 years) at Crystal Lawns School

Personal Information: Single

Community Involvement:  PTA president, vice-president, secretary and various committee chairmanship.  Lifelong Girl Scout and leader, President of Plainfield Teachers’ Association (7 years), Illinois Education Association Regional Chair (2 years).

 

 

Toni Galan (current term - 2021-2025)

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

Board Term: 2021-2025

Profession: Special Education Administrator

Personal Information: Married, 2 children, 3 cats and 1 dog

Community Involvement: Member of Remote Learning Parent Committee, volunteer at Rich Ed Deed, regular filler of Plainfiend Micro Pantry location, taught religious education at local church for three years. 

 

 

Treasa Howard-Collins Treasa Howard-Collins (current term - 2021-2023)

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

Board Term: 2021-2023 (appointed February 2021 to fill open Board seat)

Profession: Early Childhood Educator

Personal Information: Single; one child

Community Involvement: Member of LifeSpring Community Church of Plainfield, Member of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

 

 

Barbara Seiden (current term - 2021-2025)

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

Board Term: 2021-2025

Profession:  Volunteer

Personal Information: Married; two children

Community Involvement: Plainfield Area Interfaith Food Pantry Secretary/Volunteer, Plainfield North HS PTSO President/Treasurer, Freedom PTO President/Treasurer, CAPE Secretary/Treasurer, Conservation Plainfield Secretary/Treasurer, Plainfield Clean-Up Week Chair

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