Board of Trustees

Notice of Vacancy on Regional Board of School Trustees

The Lake County Regional Office of Education is accepting letters of interest from candidates to fill a vacant seat on the Regional Board of School Trustees, created by the resignation of Trustee Jim Moran from the Libertyville Township. Illinois School Code (105 ILCS 5/6-19) requires that “any vacancy on the Regional Board of School Trustees shall be filled from the same territory by the remaining members until the next regular election for members of the Regional Board of School Trustees, when the vacancy shall be filled for the unexpired time.”

Candidate qualifications are as follows:

  • Must be a voter of the educational service region (Lake County Regional Office of Education)
  • Must be qualified to vote in the election for members of the Regional Board of School Trustees
  • Cannot be a member of a school board or a school board employee.
  • Cannot hold a county office.
  • Must be a resident of Libertyville Township.

The candidate will remain on the Regional Board of Trustees until the 2019 election.

The Regional Board of School Trustees is an elected body with the responsibility of action on detachment/annexation petitions regarding boundary changes between school districts in the region.  Please refer to 105 ILCS 5/7 for more information on boundary changes. The Regional Board of School Trustees meets quarterly in July, October, January, and April.  Special meetings can be held when necessary.

A letter of interest and resume will be accepted through June 20, 2018.  Please include a daytime contact number and email address.

Letters of interest may be submitted to:

Roycealee J. Wood

Lake County Regional Superintendent of Schools

800 Lancer Lane, Suite E-128

Grayslake, IL 60030

or email to:

rwood@lake.k12.il.us

Meetings

Additional Meeting Tuesday, 6/19/18 Room 02220 A, B & C Central Permit Facility, 500 W. Winchester Road, Libertyville, IL 60048

“Continued Hearing of the Regional Board of School Trustees for #120 Mundelein High School withdrawal from #825 SEDOL. June 18th & June 20th, both located in Room A013 in the lower level of the College of Lake County, 19351 Washington Street, Grayslake, IL – 6PM.”

  • 6 p.m.
  • The 1st Monday of the month quarterly
  • College of Lake County
    19351 W Washington Street
    Grayslake, IL 60030 
In accordance with Section 6-18 of The School Code the regular meetings of the Regional Board of School Trustees of Lake County, Illinois will be held in a classroom at the College of Lake County beginning at 6 p.m. on the following dates unless changed by publication of a special notice:


Guidelines for filing petitions


Members


Trustee Congressional
Township
Service
Began
Current
Term Expires
Alison Baker Packer 43-12 1992 2019
Phillip DeRuntz 45-11 2013 2019
Donald Fontana 46-11 2003 2023
 William Gentes 45-25 2017 2023
 Julie Gonka 46-12 2007 2019
Larry McShane 45-12 1997 2021
 Vacant 44-11
2021