Committee

 TECH2018 Student Technology Showcase

Twitter Hashtag #ILTECH2018



TECH 2018 is a not-for-profit initiative supported by a broad range of education and business organizations. The TECH 20xx committee is comprised of dedicated educational leaders from throughout the state.  

TECH 2018 Committee Co-Chairs

Toni Hotzfield, Palos Community School District 118 
Joanna Carroll, Princeville Community Unit School District 326

Planning Committee Members

Deb Balayti, Palos Community School District 118
David Biby, Christopher CUSD 99
John Closen, ICE President-Elect
Phil Hintz, Gurnee School District 56
Kirsten Innes, Prairieview School CCSD 46
Kristen Koppers, Joliet West HS
Mike McGowan, Sunnybrook 171
Tim McIlvain, Area IV Learning Technology Center
Mary Mlinar-Stephens, Robert Abbott Middle School, CUSD 60
Michael Kosko, Chicago Public Schools
Dave Rosen, Chicago Public Schools, Retired
Terence Sullivan, Shiloh CUSD 1
Jerry Swedberg, Woodstock District 200

Statehouse Support

Governor Bruce Rauner’s Office
Secretary of State Jesse White’s Office
The Illinois General Assembly

Equipment and Tech Assistance

Cisco Systems, Inc.
Illinois Century Network (ICN)
Illinois Secretary of State’s Office
Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE)

Additional TECH 2018 Supporters

Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE)
Learning Technology Centers
Regional Offices of Education

 


 Previous TECH 20xx Co-Chairs

2017
Tim McIlvain, Area 4 Learning Technology Center 
Toni Hotzfield, Palos Community School District 118

2016
Deb Balayti, Palos Community SD 117
Tim McIlvain, Area IV LTC

2015
Deb Balayti, Palos Community SD 117
Amber Heffner, Washington Community HS 307

2014
John Closen, Area III LTC
Deb Balayti, Palos Community SD 118

2013
Jerry Swedberg, Woodstock SD 200
John Closen, Area III LTC

2012
Michael Marassa, Grayslake Community HS District 127
Jerry Swedberg, Woodstock SD 200

2011
Philip Lacey, Niles Township HS District 219
Michael Marassa, Champaign Unit 4 School District