Bob Kaplan was appointed to the District 54 School Board in July 2016 and was re-elected in April 2017. Bob taught and coached at Addams Junior High School for nearly 28 years and was an administrator for six years. He served on numerous school and district committees and was a member of the Executive Board of the Schaumburg Education Association and the Illinois Education Association; he currently serves as an Area Representative for the Northwest Suburban Unit 90 Retired Teachers group of the Illinois Retired Teachers Association. Bob also coached several sports teams at Hoffman Estates High School for more than 20 years and served on the Premier Credit Union Board of Directors. Bob’s three children attended District 54 schools, and his three sisters taught in District 54 schools. Bob wanted to get involved with the Foundation to serve the community, particularly District 54 students and parents, and to help provide students the opportunities they need to become successful.