Thursday, November 29, 2018

IASB Board of Directors
committee assignments made

The IASB Board of Directors held its annual reorganizational meeting on Sunday, November 18 to make committee assignments and welcome a new Service Associates chairman.

President Joanne Osmond, a member of the Lake Villa CCSD 41 Board of Education, and Vice President Thomas Neeley, of the Morton CUSD 709 Board of Education, were both elected to serve second terms by the IASB delegate assembly.

The board approved directors Mark Christ, O'Fallon THSD 203; Dennis Inboden, Robinson CUSD 2; Sue McCance, CUSD 3 Fulton Co.; and Sheila Nelson, Cairo SD 1, to serve on the Nominating Committee chaired by Immediate Past President Phil Pritzker, Wheeling CCSD 21. Alternates are Ann Dingman, Grayslake CHSD 127, and John Metzger, Benton CCSD 47.

Directors elected to join Osmond, Neeley, Pritzker, and Treasurer Linda Eades, Northwestern CUSD 2, on the Executive Committee include Mark Christ; Rob Rodewald, Bourbonnais SD 53; Simon Kampwerth, Jr., Peru ESD 124; McCance, and alternate Michelle Skinlo, Mattoon CUSD 2.

Neeley will chair a new Policy Review Committee that will review and recommend proposed changes to the IASB Constitution and board governance policies. It will also review NSBA resolutions.

Other appointments included the Audit Committee, 2019 Conference co-chairs, an IHSA representative, and 2020 NSBA delegates.

The board also welcomed a new chairman of the IASB Service Associates. Jason Vogelbaugh, director of energy solutions for Alpha Controls & Services, replaces Glen Eriksson, who served two terms as chairman. Vogelbaugh will serve a two-year term.

The IASB Board of Directors consists of elective officers and 21 regional directors who were elected by school board members in their areas. The chairman of the IASB Service Associates and the IASB executive director are ex-officio members.

The next meeting of the Board of Directors is scheduled for March 1-2, 2019, in Lisle.