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Dr. April Jordan - North Cook's New Assistant Executive Director FY20

Dr. April Jordan We are pleased to announce that Dr. April Jordan has been selected as our new Assistant Executive Director at North Cook ISC and she will officially join us on July 1, 2019. April is currently Director of Extended Programs and Staff Development in Barrington Unit School District 220.

Dr. Diane Betts, our Assistant Executive Director, will be retiring this June following five years of dedicated service at North Cook ISC. More than 50 candidates applied for the Assistant Executive Director's job.

April spent two and a half years in the U.S. Peace Corps in Thailand. Her career as an educator includes Middle School Language Arts Teacher, Curriculum Coordinator, Principal in Mt. Prospect and Winnetka, and her current position as a Director in Barrington. She received her doctorate in Curriculum and Social Inquiry at National Louis University, Chicago. She is also a children's book author and author of adult fiction.

Please help us in welcoming Dr. April Jordan to North Cook!