Illinois AEYC's Governing Board

The Illinois Association for the Education of Young Children is governed by a 19 member Board of Directors comprised of an Executive Committee (4-5 elected officers) along with fifteen (15) elected Regional Delegates representing each of the Association's regions. Officers serve two year, staggered terms. The Board holds meetings quarterly in a central location. Meetings are open and all members are welcome to attend. For exact meeting dates, check Illinois AEYC's event calendar located on this website.

Click Here to Access Illinois AEYC By Laws (Approved by BOD 6-3-17 Approved by Membership 6-29-17)


Click Here to Access Illinois AEYC Policies and Procedures (Approved by BOD 6 Approved by Membership 8-24-17)


Current Officers of Illinois AEYC include:

  • Carol Weisheit, President (2017-2018, second term)
  • VACANT, President Elect (2018, first term)
  • Marlena Constant, Secretary (2018-2019, first term)
  • Lee Eklund, Treasurer (2018-2019, first term)
  • TBA, Regional Vice President (2018-2019, first term)

Regional Delegates of Illinois AEYC include:

Region 1: Michael Abel

Region 2: Marie Kielty

Region 3: Lisa Bauer

Region 4: Emily Reilly

Region 5: Moushumi Kundu

Region 6: Melanie Fleming

Region 7: Cynthia Geyer-Fligel

Region 8: Melissa Harraden

Region 9: Rhonda Costa

Region 10: Linda Lacy

Region 11: Ashley Earles

Region 12:

Region 13: Stephanie Herling

Region 14:

Region 15: Glenda Hall