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Robert Lindstrom
President 2015-2016
Bob Lindstrom is a life-long resident of Galesburg. He holds a BA degree from Coe College and a JD degree from Drake University. He also attended the University of Iowa Graduate Business School. Bob has practiced law in Galesburg for 40 years. He and his wife, Priscilla, and their three children, Scott, Doug, and Mary, all attended District 205 schools. In 2004, Priscilla retired from District 205 after 24 years of service to the district. Bob was first elected to the Board of Education in 1997.His work in local economic development efforts made him aware of the importance of an outstanding public school system in attracting business to the Galesburg community.
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Joshua Gibb
Vice-President, 2015-2016
Joshua Gibb was born and raised in Warren County in the community of Roseville. He and his wife Stacy moved their family into the Galesburg School District in 2009. He is a graduate of Carl Sandburg College, where he was fortunate to serve on their Board of Trustee's as the Student Representative; and from Western Illinois University, where he majored in Political Science. Gibb also holds a Certificate in Strategic Management from the Association of Strategic Planners. He is employed as the Executive Director of the Galesburg Community Foundation. Valuing community service, Gibb currently serves as a Director for the Galesburg area Chamber of Commerce. He also serves his profession at the national level through his commitment to the Council on Foundation Public Policy Committee. Josh believes education is a linchpin of our community and parents should take an active role in contributing to their children reaching their full potential. Josh and his wife live in rural Galesburg with their four children. Cert1 Cert 2 Cert 3

Tianna Cervantez
Board Member
Tianna Cervantez is a life-long resident of Galesburg. She is an alumna of Galesburg High School, Carl Sandburg College, and Knox College. She earned her AM from The University of Chicago's School of Social Service Administration in 2008. She is employed at Knox College as the co-Director of of the Center for Intercultural Life and is a part-time instructor for the Anthropology-Sociology department. She has been a member of the Knox County Child Advocacy Center's Advisory Board since 2010 and is a volunteer assistant coach for the GHS Gadets. Her son, Tavian, is a current GHS student and is active in athletics and student activities. She feels that understanding the changes occurring within the demographic, economic and educational landscapes locally and nationally is imperative to the district's mission of educating all of its students. 
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Jean Ann Glasnovich
Board Member
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Amy Pickrel
Board Member 
Amy Pickrel was born and raised in Carmel, Indiana. She attended Purdue University where she received her bachelor's degree in Communication. After graduating, she moved to Galesburg and married her husband, Doug. She has several immediate family members who have received their education from District 205 schools. Currently her two children attend school in District 205. She is employed as the Marketing Manager for Martin Sullivan. She has volunteered and served on the PTO for the past three years. Amy believes the education of children is one of the most important tasks we have as a community. To achieve excellence she believes that children, parents, teachers, administrators, board members and business partners must work together to remain focused to help children reach their full potential. 
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 H. Wayne Statham
Board Member
Wayne Statham grew up in Galesburg and graduated from Galesburg High School in 1978. He received a bachelor of science degree in political science in 1982 from Illinois State University, and received a juris doctorate degree from the University of Illinois College of Law in 1986. Mr. Statham has practiced law in Galesburg for 29 years. His wife is a counselor at Galesburg High School. His son is an elementary school teacher in another district, and his daughter is a registered nurse.  Cert1 Cert2
Ellen Spittell
Board Member
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  Galesburg Township     Elected    Term Ends   
  Robert Lindstrom    Nov. 1997     Apr. 2017  
  Ellen Spittell   Appointed Feb. 2016      Apr. 2017   
  Tianna Cervantez     Apr. 2015     Apr. 2019  
  H. Wayne Statham     Apr. 2015     Apr. 2019  
  Remaining Townships     Elected     Term Ends  
  Joshua Gibb     Jun. 2013     Apr. 2017  
  Jean Ann Glasnovich     Apr. 2015     Apr. 2019  
  Amy Pickrel     Apr. 2015     Apr. 2019  
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