Began professional career in “Big 8” public accounting. Subsequently worked in internal auditing in manufacturing and spent 10 years in corporate offices of a telecommunications corporation in a variety of positions including SEC reporting. Have worked in local government since 1994 as a Finance Director in both park districts and municipal environment.
A past president of the IL Government Finance Officers’ Association and an active member of the IGFOA’s Technical Accounting Review Committee since 1995. Member of the ICPAS Governmental Executive Committee.
CPA, CMA and certified IL Government Finance Officer with almost 40 years of experience.
B.S. and M.S. in Accounting.
One husband, two sons, one beautiful granddaughter and two dogs.