The Geneva Education Association
Board of Education Candidates:
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(School Board Section starts at 51:50)
Molly Ansari is a current school board member and Geneva 304 parent. Molly works as an Assistant Professor at Bradley University and as a mental health provider for children and teens. She truly represents all stakeholders in the Geneva 304 district. As a school board member, Molly hopes to use her voice as a mental health provider to ensure all students’ mental health and wellness is always considered when making decisions. She values transparency and informed decision making. Having built a career in supporting children and families, Molly is dedicated to continuing that work on the school board.
Paul Radlinski is a current school board member and a strong supporter of continuing Geneva 304’s tradition of high academic performance. As a school board member, Paul will use his many years of business expertise to ensure Geneva 304 has a strong financial basis. As Geneva 304 enters into a new era of leadership, Paul is an enthusiastic supporter of the new administrative leadership team. One of Paul’s most important values as a board member is open and transparent two-way communication between the Board of Education and district stakeholders. Not only does Paul offer experience as a school board member, but he has experience as a board member for other elected and corporate positions.
Robert L. Cabeen
Robert (Larry) Cabeen is Geneva 304’s current School Board Vice President. During his past four years as a board member, Larry has been an objective and watchful steward of district resources. Larry desires to protect the community's property values by ensuring that our schools are excellent. As a strong supporter in the public school system, Larry believes in the importance of a well educated populace as a cornerstone of democracy. Although Larry recognizes that the school district has made progress, he feels that 304 can further improve communication and trust within the district for all stakeholders. Larry is a veteran with a proven leadership history.
Current board member, Stephanie Bellino, has a vested interest in Geneva 304 as a Geneva alumnus and parent of three current students. Stephanie is passionate about ensuring all stakeholders' needs are meet in the education process through building partnerships between parents and the community within the district. She is committed to working with District 304 leadership to manage the budget responsibly and engage in timely, relevant and clear communication with both parents and community members.