Board of Directors

Each Director shall be an active member of the Association and shall be elected in the section and at the level to which he/she is assigned. The Board of Directors shall consist of the Officers, Section Directors, Ethnic Minority Director and the IEA Regional Chair and Vice Chair (if that Chair and/or Vice Chair are Association members).


PRESIDENT                     Barbara Bettis           ETA Office

1ST VICE PRESIDENT       Scott Sternal             Abbott Middle School

2nd VICE PRESIDENT       Jose Rosa                  South Elgin High School

SECRETARY                    Donna Kielbasa         Canton Middle School

TREASURER                   Steve Hoyt                 Larkin High School


SECTION 1  SECONDARY : Elgin High School, Ellis Middle School, Larsen Middle School

Katie Sternal, Elgin High School

SECTION 2  SECONDARY : Streamwood High School, Canton Middle School, Tefft Middle School

Courtney Byer, Tefft Middle School

SECTION 3 SECONDARY : Larkin High School, Abbott Middle School, Kimball Middle School

Anne Hitch, Kimball Middle School

SECTION 4 SECONDARY : Bartlett High School, Eastview Middle School

Eric Ilich, Bartlett High School

SECTION 5 SECONDARY : South Elgin High School, Dream Academy, Kenyon Woods Middle School, Programs/Member housed at 355, Center House

Kathy Cebulski, Kenyon Woods Middle School

SECTION 1 ELEMENTARY : Century Oaks, Creekside, Gifford, Highland, Hillcrest, Illinois Park, Lowrie, Washington, Early Learning Station and Pre-school

Noemi Hernandez, Washington Elementary

SECTION 2 ELEMENTARY : Channing, Coleman, Huff, Lincoln, Lords Park, McKinley, Ron O’Neal

Lesley Beallis, Lords Park Elementary School

SECTION 3 ELEMENTARY : Clinton, Fox Meadow, Horizon, Laurel Hill, Nature Ridge, Ontarioville, Otter Creek, Parkwood, Willard

Amy Grantham, Otter Creek Elementary

SECTION 4 ELEMENTARY : Glenbrook, Hanover Countryside, Heritage, Hilltop, Oakhill, Ridge Circle, Sunnydale, Timber Trails

Jenn Strasser, Ridge Circle Elementary

SECTION 5 ELEMENTARY : Bartlett, Centennial, Independence, Liberty, Prairieview, Spring Trail, Sycamore Trails, Wayne

Lori Pettey, Spring Trail Elementary

MINORITY DIRECTOR               Randy Monger        Kenyon Woods Middle School


REGION CHAIR                                    Barb Bettis                        ETA Office

REGION VICE CHAIR                           Scott Sternal                     Abbott Middle School

REGION SECRETARY                             Donna Kielbasa                  Canton Middle School

REGION TREASURER                             Steve Hoyt                         Larkin High School

GRASSROOTS POLITICAL ACTION       Adriana Barriga-Green     Huff Elementary

2023-2024 Board Minutes

June 7, 2023

August 9, 2023

September 13, 2023

October 11, 2023

November 8, 2023

December 13, 2023

January 10, 2024

January 17, 2024

February 14, 2024

March 11, 2024

April 10, 2024

May 8, 2024

Archived Board of Directors Minutes