Mark Jontry, Regional Superintendent, Bloomington 17

The Honorable Mark Jontry was elected into office in November 2008 after serving as Assistant Regional Superintendent.  Mark assists districts in Health/Life Safety, Illinois School Code and legislative issues concerning schools, students and community.  He is the office contact for all building permits, safety concerns and community initiatives.  Mark serves on the Illinois Association of Regional Superintendents Health/Life Safety committee and is chairperson of the By-laws committee.  He is a Eureka graduate and has his master's in Education Administration and Foundations from Illinois State University. He has been in education for over twenty years.


Illinois ROEs act as advocates for education by providing positive leadership, coordinating and delivering state and local services, and disseminating information for educators, school districts and the community.

Mark's participation in Issues in Education, topics ranged from technology, grants, partnerships, funding and much more.   Please click the videos to hear what he had to say.

Contact Information:

Twitter:  @jontrym


Regional Office of Education #17

200 W. Front Street, Suite 500D

Bloomington, Illinois 61701 
Phone: 309.888.5120 x1290


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