Education Commission of the States
Board and Commission Details
The Commission collects and analyzes information concerning educational needs and resources in all states; encourages education research, particularly regarding administration and instruction methods; develops financing proposals; recommends policy and plans for improvement of public education.
Public members, 2 years, expiring January 31 of odd-numbered years, and until successor is appointed.
7 members -- Governor, State Superintendent of Education, 1 member of the Senate appointed by the President of the Senate, 1 member of the House of Representatives appointed by the Speaker of the House , 2 appointed by the Governor, and 1 appointed by the State Board of Education
45 ILCS 90/2
|Name||Member Expiration||Member Since||Affiliation||Appointed By||Position||Title||County|
|VACANT||Speaker of the House||Member||State Representative|
|Lightford, Sen. Kimberly||01/08/2025||09/05/2014||Senate President||Member|
|Pritzker, Gov. JB||Statute||Ex-Officio, Governor|
|Lindvahl, Craig||State Board of Education||Member|
|Isoye, Steven||Statute||Ex-Officio, State Board of Education|