Cathleen H. Albrecht

Board President

Board of Education
Phone: 847.920.1496

New Trier High School Board of Education 

  • 2015 Elected to the Board of Education
  • Current Committee Work: New Trier Educational Foundation, Community Engagement Committee, Board of Education Finance Committee

  Education Experience

  • New Trier High School ECGC Committee, New Trier Educational Foundation, Board of Education Policy Committee, Community Engagement Committee
  • Multiple PTA volunteer and leadership positions, Wilmette Public Schools and New Trier High School, (2000 - Present)

Community and Professional Organizations

  • Commissioner, Chair 2012-2014, Transportation Commission, Village of Wilmette, (2006 - 2014) 
  • Chairperson, PREP (Religious Ed) Parent Advisory Board, St. Francis Xavier Parish, (2009 - 2012)
  • Member, League of Women Voters Wilmette, (2014 - Present)
  • Team Parent Manager, FC United and Wilmette Wings Club Soccer, (2008 - 2014)
  • Finance Committee Member, St. Francis Xavier Parish, (2005 - 2009) 


  • Northwestern University School of Law, Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • Northwestern University, B.S. Journalism


Wilmette Resident