Phone: 847-446-7467


Degrees and Certifications:

Sally Tomlinson

Board Vice President

New Trier High School Board of Education

  • Elected to the Board of Education: 2021
  • Current Committee Work: Finance Committee, Environmental Committee, Strategic Planning Parent Advisory Group
  • Other Committee Work: New Trier Fine Arts Association

Education Experience

  • New Trier 2030 Strategic Planning Committee, NTPA Executive Board & Editor of Parents' Press Newsletter, Graduation Committee Co-Chair of Staging (2017) and Hospitality (2019) Committees, Room Parent
  • Co-Chair Skokie/Washburne annual fundraiser, Parent Book Group Leader (5 years), Co-Chair 8 th Grade Graduation, Room Parent
  • Hubbard Woods PTO Secretary, Great Books Foundation Leader and Chair (6 years), Room Parent
  • Board Member Winnetka Community Nursery School (Co-Chair of Winnetka Children's Fair)

Community and Professional Organizations

  • Winnetka Congregational Church Annual Giving Committee (2 years), Benevolence Committee (3 years), Sunday School Teacher (7 years)


  • Northwestern Kellogg Graduate School of Management, MBA
  • UNC-Chapel Hill, BS in Business Administration
  • Madison East High School, Madison, WI

Board Training

IASB Training

  • The Basics of Governance
  • Open Meetings Act (OMA) Training
  • Professional Development Leadership Training (PDLT) and Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training for School Board Members


  • Winnetka Resident for 20 years
  • Husband Allan, Daughter Emma (NT '17) and Sam (NT '19)