Learner


Mark A. Kolkman, Ed. D.


I use the SOUL of story to reveal the HEART of what matters.

Mark@FlexSolutions.LLC | 630-878-8449

If you are interested in contacting Mark and exploring how to use the SOUL of story to reveal the HEART of what matters, follow the link to schedule a FREE, no obligation Concept Clarity call at your earliest convenience.


Education

2010 Ed. D. Doctor of Education, Aurora University, Aurora, IL

2002 M.A. Master of Arts, Educational Leadership, North Central College, Naperville, IL

1993 B.S. Bachelor of Science, Art Education, Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, IL

Professional Experience

Executive Leadership

Founder and Chief Solutions Officer, Flex Solutions, LLC, Naperville, IL 9/2019 – Present

Chief Ministry Officer, Christ Church of Oak Brook, Oak Brook, IL 6/2016 – 12/2019

School Administration

Principal, Hinsdale Central High School, Hinsdale, IL 5/2014 – 6/2016

Assistant Principal, Student Services Neuqua Valley High School, Naperville, IL 7/2011 5/2014

Assistant Principal, Operations Neuqua Valley High SchoolNaperville, IL 7/2008 – 6/2011

Assistant Principal, Athletic Director Glenbard East High School, Lombard, IL 7/2003 – 6/2008

Teaching

Art Teacher, Naperville Central High School, Naperville, IL. 8/1994 – 6/2003

Art Teacher. Herscher High School, Herscher, IL 8/1993 – 6/1999

Coaching Experience

Assistant Football Coach, North Central College, Naperville, IL 6/2001 – 2/2002

Special Teams Coordinator

Assistant Football, Naperville Central High School, Naperville, IL 1994 – 2000 & ‘02

Assistant Track, Assistant Football & Assistant Basketball, Herscher High School, Herscher, IL 1993

Certification and Licensure

Illinois Superintendents Endorsement

Illinois General Administrative Certificate, Type 75

Illinois Teaching License, Type 9

Scholarship

Kolkman, Mark A. (2010). An Exploration and Description of Parent Involvement (Stakeholder Engagement) in Select High Schools in the Midwest. A Dissertation submitted to the College of Education of Aurora University, Aurora, IL as required for the degree of Doctor of Education.

Contact

If you are interested in contacting Mark and exploring how to use the SOUL of story to reveal the HEART of what matters, follow the link to schedule a FREE, no obligation Concept Clarity call at your earliest convenience.

                                   

   

                                        


If you are interested in contacting Mark and exploring how to use the SOUL of story to reveal the HEART of what matters, follow the link to schedule a FREE, no obligation Concept Clarity call at your earliest convenience.