27560 Gerry Lane
Sycamore, IL 60178
Phone: (815) 899-4132
Committee’s: City Planning Commission, Sycamore Education Foundation, Technology, Finance Advisory, Policy Advisory
Elected to the Board: April 2007
Current Term Expires: April 2019
Mr. Steve Nelson has been a Sycamore School District Board member for the past twelve years. Nelson is a graduate of the University of Illinois School of Architecture, and he currently works as an architect specializing in PreK-12 school design.
Nelson shares that he has continued to work for the Sycamore School District because he feels that he still has much to offer the Board, District, and Community. Education is a passion for him, and he wants to see Sycamore School District 427 continue to flourish, lead the way, and be a shining example of what a great school district is…in a great community!!
Nelson’s wife, Pam, has been a teacher and coach at Sycamore for over twenty-two years. Nelson also has two children — Katelyn, who will be graduating from Sycamore High School in Spring 2017 and attending Iowa State University this fall, and Griffin, a sophomore three sport athlete.
Nelson enjoys traveling, woodworking, art, history, and cosmology.