Candidate Richard Rykhus holds breathtaking promise to impact positively on D65. He combines keen intellect and a well-honed analytical approach with an intense passion for boosting the academic outcomes of our students. He demonstrates an inexhaustible energy and persistence for raising the bar, as well as the deep understanding required to lead the board to get this accomplished. Confidence and pride in Evanston’s public schools, including ETHS, is critically dependent on the caliber of D 65 board members we elect. Richard Rykhus is a standout.