Four members were seated at this week’s Hawthorn School District 73 Board of Education meeting following a recent election. The following were elected to serve four-year terms: incumbents Jeffrey Bard and Jayson Tran along with newcomers Robin Cleek and Sonali Patil.
Board President Bard has served on the school board since 2007 and Vice President Tran has served since 2010. Secretary Cleek and husband, Gabe, reside in Vernon Hills with their three children. Mrs. Patil and husband, Rajeev, live in Vernon Hills and have one child. Mr. Tran and his wife, Michelle, live in Vernon Hills with their three children. Mr. Bard and his wife, Lori, live in Vernon Hills with their two children. To read more about the board members, please click on this link.