Committee

 TECH2018 Student Technology Showcase

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Springfield, Illinois

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.  

Co-Chairs

Toni Hotzfield, Palos Community School District 118 

Joanna Carroll, Princeville Community Unit School District 326

Logistics

Application / Data Coordinator
Dave Biby, Christopher CUSD 99

AV & Facility Coordinator
Mike McGowan, Sunnybrook 171

Hospitality/Reg. Check-in
Jess Landes 

Communications & Engagement

Legislative Liaison
Deb Balayti, Palos Community School District 118

CPS Liaison
Michael Kosko, Chicago Public Schools

Publicity & Press Release Coordinator
Kristen Koppers, Joliet West HS

Social Media Coordinator & Photographer
Kirsten Innes, Prairieview School, CCSD #46 (Grayslake)

Videographer
Mary Mlinar-Stephens, Robert Abbott Middle School, CUSD #60 

Volunteers

John Closen, Retired
Jerry Swedberg, Woodstock District 200
David Rosen, Chicago Public Schools, Retired
Terence Sullivan, Shiloh C.U.S.D. 1


 

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