Marquise Weatherspoon has resigned from the Evanston Skokie School District 65 board, effective immediately.
Weatherspoon who joined the board last year served on the Curriculum and Policy Committee, the Park School Advisory Committee and the Head Start Parent Planning Committee.
Board President Sergio Hernandez said her “lived experience and commitment to community service will be truly missed.”
The board is seeking applicants to fill the Weatherspoon vacancy. To be eligible, candidates must by a U.S. citizen, at least 18 years of age, a registered voter and have lived in the district for at least a year.
Applications are available online. The deadline to apply is Sept. 2.