Innovative and useful education begins with strong leadership. At Kishwaukee, our
leaders have a strong sense of vision and community pride which translates into strong
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees is charged with establishing policy for the financing, governance,
operation, and administration of Kishwaukee College. The Board of Trustees is comprised
of seven elected officials, each elected for a six-year term, and one non-voting student
trustee, who serves a one-year term. Trustees legislate by majority rule through formal
passage of policies, resolutions and motions. Community College District 523 is one
of 39 community college districts in the Illinois Community College System.
The President of Kishwaukee College is Dr. Laurie Borowicz. Dr. Borowicz joined Kishwaukee College as the fifth President in 2016. Throughout
her time here, Dr. Borowicz has helped develop innovative educational opportunities
and continued the College’s rich legacy of excellence in education and focus on student
The Senior Leadership Team, serving at the discretion of the President, helps the
President manage the College. The Senior Leadership Team reports directly to the President
and conducts the day-to-day administration of the College.
Chase Littlefield (DeKalb HS) is currently 8-0 for the Kougars this season in the fast-paced strategy card game "Hearthstone." Kish's new Esports program is looking to build upon plenty of initial success.