District Board of Education


Board of Education: Mark Mirabile (President) | Kristin Violante (Vice-President) | Mary Lenzen (Secretary) | Jon Buralli | Vipul Dedhia | 

David Negron | Michael Rak


  • 2016-2017 District Goals
    The district goals for the year encompass the areas of Innovative Teaching/Learning, Future Planning, Technology, Communication, Finance/Facilities, Culture/Climate, and Student Growth.



  • Governance Team Procedures
    The goal of the governance team (Board of Education and Superintendent) is to ensure that the district is focused on enhancing the lives of the students and families of Pleasantdale SD 107. 



  • Your board members and the year their terms expire
    Mark Mirabile, President (2017)  Vipul Dedhia (2019)
     David Negron (2019)
    Kim Barker, Secretary (2017)
     Michael Rak (2019)
    Gina Scaletta-Nelson, Vice-President (2017)
     Kristin Violante (2017)


  • Board Meeting Information
    The Board of Education holds its regular meetings on the 3rd Wednesday of each month in the District Administration Center:


    District 107 Administration Center
    7450 South Wolf Road, Burr Ridge, IL 60527


    All meetings are scheduled to begin at 7:00 p.m. Specific dates for meetings are listed below: 

    2016 2017
    May 18
    January 18
    June 15 February 15
    July - no meeting
    March 15
    August 17 April 19
    September 21
    May 17
    October 19

    November 16
    December 21



    Click here for agendas, highlights, and minutes for these and past meetings.

  • Board Information
    • The Board of Education of District 107 consists of seven members elected on a staggered basis. Board elections are held in April in odd numbered years.
    • The members serve without pay, elect officers each year, and set meeting dates. The public is encouraged to attend these meetings.
    • In addition to the regularly scheduled Board meetings, the Board of Education also holds Committee of the Whole meetings as needed on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at Pleasantdale Middle School. At the Committee meetings, the Board will discuss various areas of concern, i.e., policy, building problems, curriculum, personnel, etc. Minutes of the meetings are recorded; however, no votes are taken.
    • All meetings are open to the public and a special portion of each meeting is set aside for questions and comments from visitors. Citizens desiring to make a statement to the Board shall notify the Superintendent in writing at least six working days before the regular Board meeting stating the nature of the request. All reasonable requests will be placed on the agenda.
    • You may email the Pleasantdale Board of Education at board@d107.org



  • Board Development and Training
    This table contains mandatory and non-mandatory training and  development activities that were completed by each Board member.  When the training was provided by the Illinois Association of School Boards, the acronym “IASB” follows the listed activity.