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Board of Trustees

The College of DuPage Board of Trustees comprises seven publicly elected trustees and one non-voting student trustee. The Board is the final authority over COD and is responsible for the development and adoption of COD's policies, oversight of the activities of the College and exercises jurisdiction in all matters of the College and its mission.

Regular meetings of the College of DuPage Board of Trustees are held once each month on the main campus in Glen Ellyn. The public is welcome to attend these meetings. The packet of materials for each Board Meeting is available 48 hours prior to the meeting and is accessible by clicking on the link below.

Meeting Information

The Regular Board Meeting of the Board of Trustees of Community College District #502, Counties of DuPage, Cook and Will, State of Illinois, will hold the following meeting at College of Dupage main campus, Student Resource Center, Jack H. Turner Conference Center, room 2000, per Public Act 101-0640 and the audio will also be available at Board of Trustee Meeting Streaming Media.

Board of Trustees Regular Meeting

Thursday, March 18, 2021
6 p.m. via live streaming meeting and in-person
Turner Conference Center, Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 2000

As our COD community continues to navigate through this unprecedented time, the meeting of the Board of Trustees will be held in person and virtually. In an abundance of caution to protect our community and limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus, it is strongly encouraged for members of the public to view a livestream of the proceedings at Board of Trustee Meeting Streaming Media or to provide public comment via phone. The verbatim recording will also be available after the meeting for members of the public to review at the webpage listed above. *Those wishing to provide public comment via telephone are encouraged to pre-register to speak no later than 4 p.m. on March 18, 2021 via e-mail at feedback@cod.edu or voicemail at (630) 942-2227. Speakers must provide their first and last name including spelling and the telephone number being used to access the meeting. Please be advised that telephone numbers will be partially blocked and participant names may be visible to the public.

To join this Meeting for the purpose of public comment via telephone:
Phone Number: +1 (312) 626 6799
Meeting ID: 810 2126 1440

Should members of the public choose to physically attend the Board meeting, the Board will restrict capacity for public attendance in the Turner Conference Center in accordance with recommendations from the Governor’s Tier 4 regulations and the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). All in-person participants will be required to undergo COVID screening at the door with a temperature check, wear a mask and maintain social distancing to be admitted onto campus.

Archived Board Packets

Board of Trustees

Christine Fenne

Christine M. Fenne

Board Chairman, Wheaton, Term expires 2023, Leadership Training compliant: March 23, 2018, June 7, 2019*

Daniel Markwell

Daniel Markwell

Board Secretary, Lombard, Term expires 2023, Leadership Training compliant: March 23, 2018, September 16, 2019*

Charles Bernstein

Charles Bernstein

Wheaton, Term expires 2021

Annette Corrigan

Annette K. Corrigan

Wheaton, Term expires April 2025, Leadership Training compliant: June 7, 2019*

Maureen Dunne

Maureen Dunne

Naperville, Term expires April 2025, Leadership Training compliant: June 7, 2019*

Heidi Holan

Heidi Holan

Glen Ellyn, Term expires 2021, Leadership Training compliant: June 7, 2019*

Frank Napolitano

Frank Napolitano

Bloomingdale, Term expires 2021

Samiha Syed

Samiha Syed

Student Trustee, Lombard, Term: April 2021

 *Illinois State mandated Leadership Training for Community College Trustees Public Act 99-0692

Contact Information

Board of Trustees
College of DuPage 
425 Fawell Boulevard
Glen Ellyn IL 60137
(630) 942-2203