An Agency of the Regional Offices of Education for Will and Grundy - Kendall Counties
Phone: (815) 744-8334   Fax: (815) 744-8396  
Thursday, December 08, 2022

Hallie Brenczewski


Director of Programs and Services

Prior to her work with college students, Hallie was a junior high teacher for many years. She worked with many student teachers as a supervisor and provided them with real-life, practical experiences that aided them as they entered the work force. At the PDA, she has continued to develop relationships with teachers and administrators while maintaining her connections with the Illinois State Board of Education in order to stay current with policies and offerings for educators. She advises countless educators in finding professional development trainings that are of exceptional quality, affordable, and convenient.

She serves as the Director of Programs and Services at the Professional Development Alliance.   Hallie runs the daily operations at the PDA while continually developing customer relationships.  As someone who focuses on connecting people to opportunity and as a charitable advocate herself, Hallie’s work in the community has earned her the Big Brothers Big Sisters 2012 Those Who Make a Difference Award.  She continues to enjoy being a mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters, while being a member of the Joliet Chamber Education Committee, and the Joliet City Center Partnership Committee.

Hallie most recently earned a Certificate in Advanced Study of Next Generation Science Standards at Northwestern University, a M.A. in Education with a minor in English from Governors State University, a B.A. in Education from Eastern Illinois University, has multiple Middle School Endorsements, and is a Sandler Sales Training President’s Club Member.

She continues to enjoy being a two time mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters, while also being a member of the Computers2Kids Advisory Board, a member of the Joliet Chamber’s Council for Working Women, the Three Rivers Illinois Association of School Administrators, Illinois Association of Regional Superintendents of Schools, National Science Teachers Association and the Illinois Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.


What Hallie can do for you:

  • Assist administrators and teachers who would like to explore professional development options
  • Market and develop education groups
  • Develop community relationships


 Contact Hallie regarding these services and many more -

2705 McDonough St. | Joliet, IL 60436