Terra Costa Howard
My family has lived in Glen Ellyn since August, 1997, over 11 years. My husband, Nick Howard, and I have three daughters ages 11, 9 and 6. All three children attend Ben Franklin School. I am an attorney practicing in the areas of juvenile law and real estate.
I serve as a guardian ad litem in guardianship, adoption, delinquency and abuse, neglect and dependency cases. I am currently the Board President for Glen Ellyn School District 41.
I was elected to the board in April, 2005 and have the following elected/appointed offices: Illinois State Bar Association Child Law Section Council 1999-present, -Chair 2006-2007 DuPage County Bar Association Children’s Advocacy Committee Chair 2001-2002, Illinois State Bar Association Judicial Evaluations Committee.
My community/civic activities include Ben Franklin PTA Member, Author Co-Chair, High Interest Day Co-Chair, Girl Scout Troop Leader 469, Daisy Scout Leader 337, Glen Ellyn Junior Women’s Club Volunteer.