Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Anna Klimkowicz
Board of Education President
Anna Klimkowicz was elected to the Board of Education in 1997 and re-elected in 2001, 2005, 2009, 2013, 2017 and 2021. She was selected as Board president in 2021 and again in 2023, having previously served as Board vice president from 2019-2021 and Board secretary from 2013-2019, 1999-2001, and 2007-2009. Mrs. Klimkowicz has been recognized by the Illinois Association of School Boards as a “Master School Board Member” and is currently resolutions chair for the North-Cook Division of IASB. She serves on the governing board of the Northwest Suburban Special Education Organization as the District 211 representative (since 2011). She also served on that board from 1998-2008, and was governing president from 2021 to 2023 and vice president from 2000-2006. Mrs. Klimkowicz is employed by Northwest Compass, Inc., as the Housing Program Manager and works part time as an addiction counselor at the SHARE Program in Hoffman Estates. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business education from Northern Illinois University, and earned a master’s degree in public administration from Roosevelt University and a second master’s degree in Human Services from National-Louis University. She is a licensed professional counselor. She serves as the chairperson of the Village of Schaumburg Peer Jury Oversight Committee. Mrs. Klimkowicz has been the Schaumburg Township Council of PTA’s president and treasurer. In addition, she served as president of Jane Addams Junior High School and Blackwell Elementary PTAs. Mrs. Klimkowicz was an advisor to the Girl Scouts, and received the organization’s Outstanding Volunteer Award in 2002, Beaman/Denoyer Award in 2003, and the Outstanding Leader Award in 2004. She also served three years as vice president of Boy Scouts Learning for Life Program. Mrs. Klimkowicz received a “Those Who Excel” award from the Illinois State Board of Education in 2002.
Mrs. Klimkowicz serves as Board liaison on the following committees:
District 211 Foundation
North Suburban Special Education Organization