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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is comprised of 16 positions held by PLATO members: a president, vice president, past president, treasurer, secretary, chairs of the standing committees, and five members-at-large. This group determines the overall policies and directions for PLATO. Meetings include the office coordinator.  PLATO members are always welcome to attend.  

Board of Directors Meetings are held on the second Friday of even-numbered months at 9:30 am.  For the 2022-2023 Membership year Board Meetings are scheduled for: August 12, October 14, December 9, 2022; and February 10, April 14, and June 9, 2023.

DUE TO COVID-19 concerns, Board Meetings are currently being held via web conference. For details or to receive a link to the online meeting contact the PLATO Office (

Click to view Minutes of past Board Meetings.

Board Position

Board Member


Rod McKenzie

Vice President

Mike Kernats

Past President

Kathy Brown


Patricia Herrling


Jatinder Cheema

Curriculum Committee Chair

Kathie Burman

Finance Committee Chair (Treasurer)

Jatinder Cheema

Fund Development Committee Chair

Tim Otis

Membership/Communications Committee Chair

Hedy Lukas

Special Events Committee Co-Chairs

Carla Dilorio
Mike DiIorio

Technology Committee Chair

Scott Kolar

Director-at-Large Alan Capelle


Dory Christensen


Sue Ellington


Mary Jo MacSwain

Director-at-Large Jack Mitchell

Updated 7/1/2022

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