Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

To ignite and nurture creative, ethical, scientific minds that advance the human condition.

Mr. Eric R. Brown



         Eric R. Brown        


Board Appointment:

  • Trustee Since 2013
  • Representative of Secondary Education Mathematics or Science Teacher, appointed by the State Superintendent of Education


Biology Teacher, Evanston Township High School # 202


  • M.S. Ed., Secondary Teaching, Northwestern University
  • B. A., Biology, Northwestern University

Notable Accomplishments:

Mr. Brown works to improve instruction in science and across curricular offerings. He is a leader on social justice issues, especially in areas of increasing access to and equity in public education for under-served populations of students. He served on the Illinois State Educator Preparation and Licensure Board which promotes improving the quality of teacher and principal preparation. He currently serves on the Executive Committee of the NEA where he advocates for education professionals and students in order to fulfill the promise of public education to prepare every student to succeed in a diverse and interdependent world.