Board of Education

Champaign Board of Education Swears in Board Members

The Champaign Unit 4 Board of Education swore in board members Arlene Blank and Phillip Van Ness at Monday’s Board of Education meeting. Blank and Van Ness were selected at the January 14 school board meeting to complete the two open terms ending in April 2013.

Van Ness previously served on the Board of Education from 1999-2003. Blank served on the Board from 2005-2009.

Lockman Hired as School Attorney for Champaign Schools

At a Board of Education meeting on Monday, Mr. Thomas Lockman was appointed as the School Attorney for Champaign Unit 4 School District. 

This new position was added as an effort to cut down on District legal fees. Superintendent Dr. Judy Wiegand said Lockman’s legal background and experience serving on the Unit 4 Board of Education make him an ideal choice for the new position.

“Mr. Lockman will be a great asset to the District,” said Wiegand.

Board of Education Selects Blank and Van Ness to Fill Vacancies

The Champaign Unit 4 Board of Education has selected Arlene Blank and Phil Van Ness to fill the vacancies created by the recent resignations of Sue Grey and Tom Lockman. The candidates filling these vacancies will complete the terms ending in April 2013. The Board was required to fill the seats within 45 days of the vacancies, according to Board policy.

Notice of Board Vacancy and Application Information

The Board of Education of Champaign Community Unit School District #4 is currently accepting applications for two vacant member positions. The candidates filling these vacancies will serve as members of the Board of Education through April 2013. To be eligible for consideration, an individual must:

Grey Steps Down From Board of Education

Champaign resident Sue Grey has stepped down from her position on the Champaign Unit 4 School District Board of Education effective immediately. Grey submitted her resignation to Board President Stig Lanesskog and Superintendent Dr. Judy Wiegand on Monday.


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