Aug 15, 2017
School District 21 prides itself on its Professional Learning Community and its rich tradition of professional collaboration, high levels of professional development, and family-like atmosphere. If you see the opportunity to work with colleagues in making a difference in the lives of students and families in a truly diverse setting, School District 21 seeks your application.
Topic: Board of Education
Community Consolidated School District 21 Board of Education members appointed Jennifer Tani to the Board on June 15, 2017. Tani, a Buffalo Grove resident, is passionate about education and providing opportunities to students and families.
Most recently, Tani has advocated for first-generation college students through her position with Roosevelt University. She has also held professional positions with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois and United Way of Metropolitan Chicago. Tani is actively involved with the Asian Giving Circle, an initiative of The Chicago Community Trust, and Northwest Suburban Alliance on Domestic Violence, among numerous other community organizations.
Tani, a mother of two, holds degrees from Carleton College and DePaul University. Her appointment fills the vacancy created by Jeff Battinus’ resignation. The term will run through April 2019.