Matthew Sinde, Jr. B.A., DePaul University M.S., DePaul University Food Marketing
Edward C. Jepson, Jr. B.A., Knox College J.D., Harvard Law School Lawyer
Michael J. Welch B.S., Southern Illinois University M.A., Southern Illinois University US Department of the Treasury
Matt Sinde serves as Board President and leads during a difficult financial time. After helping lead the search for a new superintendent, he called on professional staff for creative alternatives to the financial crisis. While some cuts were still necessary he did so with consensus building. His children attended RB.
Ed Jepson has represented management in labor and employment law matters at Vedder Price P.C. for more than 30 years. He counsels employees in all aspects of employment, tries cases and advises management in bargaining contracts. His contracting skills, legal experience and keen sense of fairness arrive at a critical time. He has three children with one each at Hauser and RB.
Mike Welch served and improved financial transparency at RB. He championed the web site disclosure for financial documents including 20,000 construction documents for our access. While balancing the budget he also helped save many extracurricular activities with alternative revenue sources while fighting for proper disclosure and transparency in fund raising. His daughters attended RB.
Riverside Brookfield High School District 208 - Vote April 9, 2013