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    Melissa Choo Valentinas

    Melissa Choo Valentinas
    President
    Term Expires 2023

     
    Melissa Choo Valentinas, a Glenview resident, is serving her fifth year on the Board. She is the Board representative for the Northfield Township Board Presidents. Mrs. Valentinas also served on the executive board of the PTO for the past four years. Valentinas is an attorney and currently works as an executive coach and strategic management consultant. She is a graduate of Connecticut College and the University of Illinois College of Law. She has three children, a son in grade nine at Glenbrook South High School, a son in grade seven at Field, and a daughter who is in kindergarten. Mrs. Valentinas' current term will expire in April of 2021. mcvalentinas@district31.net

     

     
       Laura Greenberg

     

    Laura Sanchez-Greenberg 
    Vice President 
    Term expires: 2021

     

    Laura Sanchez-Greenberg, a Northbrook resident, is currently serving her eighth year on the Board. Sanchez-Greenberg earned her BS in Marketing at Northern Illinois University and her MBA from the University of Chicago Booth Graduate school of business. She has also served on the Northern Illinois Girl Scouts Board. Greenberg is a the Founding Partner of Verde Associates, an organizational development firm. She is PhD Candidate in the study of leadership and high performing organizations.  She has a son in grade ten at Glenbrook North High School, and fifth and first grade sons at Winkelman. Ms. Greenberg's current term will expire in April of 2021.  lgreenberg@district31.net

     

    Bob Resis

    Robert Resis 
    Term expires: 2021

    Robert Resis, a Northbrook resident, is currently serving his eighth year on the Board. He represents the Board on the Northbrook Economic Development Committee and has been the Board's representative on the Illinois Association of School Boards. He is an intellectual property attorney who earned his BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana and his JD from Northwestern University School of Law. Resis is an attorney with Banner & Witcoff, Ltd. Resis has a daughter who graduated from District 31 and is attending Glenbrook North High School and a daughter who graduated from District 31 who is attending the University of Illinois. Mr. Resis' current term will expire in April of 2021. rresis@district31.net

    Nancy Hammer

    Nancy Hammer
    Term Expires: 2021

    Nancy Hammer, a Glenview resident, is currently serving her third year on the Board. She represents the Board on the Glenview Planning Commission. Mrs. Hammer earned her BS in Computer Science and Marketing from Roosevelt University. She worked in computer sales for 22 years and pharmaceutical sales for 3 years and is the Director of Physician Relations for the Alden Network. Mrs. Hammer has been active in the District #31 Parent Teacher Club for 5 years acting as a PTO Board member, the Winkelman fundraising chairperson, and the main committee member of spiritwear. She also served as the Parent Teacher Organization Chairperson at St. David's Preschool for 3 years. Mrs. Hammer has a son in grade six at Field and a daughter in grade five at Winkelman. Ms. Hammer's current term will expire in April of 2021.  nhammer@district31.net

     

      

    Jeff

    Jeffrey Steres     
    Term Expires: 2021

    Jeffrey Steres, a Northbrook resident, is currently serving his fourth year on the Board. He represents the Board on the Stakeholder Financial Advisory Committee. Mr. Steres earned his BS in Computer Science at the University of Michigan and his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is a Technology Executive at Restaurant Brands International. Mr. Steres has a daughter in grade seven at Field and a daughter in grade five at Winkelman. Mr. Steres' current term will expire in April of 2021. jsteres@district31.net

    Daphne Frank

    Daphne Frank Secretary
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    erm expires: 2023

     
     
     
     
    Daphne Frank, a Northbrook resident, is serving her sixth year on the Board. She is the Glenview Plan Commission representative. She is a swim coach for Glenbrook Swim Club in Northbrook and worked for Athletico for six years. Mrs. Frank is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine. She has a son in grade ten at Glenbrook North High School and a daughter in grade seven at Field. Ms. Frank's current term will expire in April of 2023. dfrank@district31.net
     

    Dr. Maria J Vasilopoulos

    Dr.Maria J. Vasilopoulos
    Term expires: 2023 

     
     
     
    Dr. Maria J. Vasilopoulos, a Northbrook resident, is currently serving her first term on the Board of education. She serves as District 31's School Board representative for The Illinois Association of School Boards. Dr. Vasilopoulos earned her B.A. in Mathematics from Northwestern University, her M.S. Ed. in School Administration from Northwestern University and her Doctoral degree in Curriculum, Instruction, and Educational Psychology from Loyola University. She has over 24 years experience in education and school administration. She currently serves as the Instructional Supervisor for Mathematics at Glenbrook North High School. Dr. Vasilopoulos lives with her husband and two children, one who is going into second grade at Winkelman and one who will be entering Winkelman as a kindergartener in the 2020-2021 school year. Her current term will expire in April of 2023. mvasilopoulos@district31.net