Christopher Koch

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Christopher Koch
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Illinois Superintendent of Education
Incumbent
In office
December 1, 2006 - Present
Years in position 8
PartyNon-partisan
Compensation
Base salary$191,964
Elections and appointments
AppointedDecember 1, 2006
Appointed byIllinois Board of Education
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolBrown County High School
Bachelor'sSouthern Illinois University
Master'sGeorge Washington University
Ph.D.George Washington University
Personal
Place of birthMt. Sterling, Illinois
Websites
Office website
Christopher Koch is the Superintendent of Education in Illinois. He has served in this position since December 2006.[1]

Biography

Koch has worked for the Illinois State Board of Education since 1994. Prior to his appointment as Superintendent of Education in 2006, Koch served in a variety of positions, including Director of Special Education.[1]

Koch is a member of the Council of Chief State School Officers, serving as President from 2010-2011, as well as the Commission on Standards and Performance Reporting.[1]

Koch has taught special education in four states and also worked at the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Vocational and Adult Education.[1]

Education

  • MA, EdD, Educational Policy/Leadership, George Washington University
  • Graduated, Southern Illinois University

Political career

Superintendent of Education (2006-Present)

Appointments

2006

Koch was appointed as Illinois Superintendent of Education by the State Board of Education effective December 1, 2006.[1]

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Illinois Superintendent of Education
2006 – Present
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