Board of Trustees Consolidated Election

April 6, 2021

Consolidated Election

timetable of election deadlines

Date Item
September 15, 2020 Nominating petitions for seats on the Kishwaukee College Board of Trustees will be available at College’s campus at 21193 Malta Road, Malta, IL.*
September 22, 2020
 
First day to circulate nomination papers. Must be original sheets signed by voters and circulators.
December 14, 2020
 
First day for filing in office of the local election official. Original nominating petitions must contain original sheets signed by voters and circulators.
December 21, 2020 - 5:00 pm
Last day for filing in office of the local election official original nomination petitions. A minimum of 50 signatures are required. The Statement of Economic Interest must be filed on or before this date with the DeKalb County Clerk's office and the receipt must be filed on or before this date with the local election official who received the nomination papers.
December 22, 2020 - at 9:00 am
Lottery (if needed) for any individuals simultaneously turning in their petitions at the administrative office (C-1100) at 9:00 am or in the first mail delivery of the day. (Candidate need not be present at the lottery)
December 22, 2020 - at 9:30 am
Lottery (if needed) for any individuals simultaneously turning in their petitions at the administrative office (C-1100) at 5:00 pm or in the last hour of the day. (Candidate need not be present at the lottery)
December 29, 2020 at 5:00 pm
Last day for filing objections to nominating petitions of candidates in the office of the local election official or designee.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
CONSOLIDATED ELECTION

*Petitions and all other related filing materials may be obtained at Kishwaukee College from the front desk of the Student Center any time during regular office hours, 9 am to 4 pm Monday through Thursday, and by appointment only on Friday’s.  The desk is located on the first floor of Kishwaukee College’s Student Center, on the Malta campus. The election is conducted by the county clerk of each county in which Kishwaukee College is located.  Nominating petitions are obtained and filed at Kishwaukee College in Malta, IL.

number of open positions

Trustees are elected at-large from Kishwaukee College District 523.  Two six-year term seats on the Board will be filled in the consolidated election on April 6, 2021.  Trustees whose terms expire are Dr. Roberta (Bobbi) Burke (Rochelle, IL) and Mr. Ken Doubler (DeKalb, IL).

Filing Period

The petition filing period begins Monday, December 14, 2020. From 9:00 am until 12:00 pm, filing will take place in the Office of Human Resources (C1100) at Kishwaukee College.

Beginning at 12:01 pm on December 14, 2020 through December 21, 2020, filing will take place through appointment only by calling 815-825-9324 for time scheduling. This limitation is due to the current COVID-19 State of Illinois mitigations and protocols. The office will be open for appointments from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday-Friday, December 15 through December 18, 2020 and from 9:00 am through 5:00 pm on Monday, December 21, the last day of filing.

  • Statement of Candidacy
  • Nominating petition sheets totaling 50 or more signatures and properly notarized
  • Receipt for filing a Statement of Economic Interest with the DeKalb County Clerk specifically for the office of Kishwaukee College Trustee
  • Loyalty Oath (optional)

petitions for April 2021 consolidated election

The following candidates have submitted petitions to run for the office of Kishwaukee College Trustee in the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Elections:

  • Geri-Dee Hayden of Rochelle
  • Kathy Countryman of Sycamore

Contact Us

Michelle OhlingerExecutive Assistant to the President & Board of Trustees/Local Election Official for the CollegeP815-825-9324Emohlinger@kish.edu

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