(708) 344-6272

Professional Experience:
Supervisor in Repro Department at AG Communications Systems. Union steward for IBEW 134, Alderman of 2nd Ward 1993-2001 and 2007 to present. Chairman of Finance Committee, Army – stationed in Germany 1957-1959.

Personal Information:
Widowed. Wife was Joanne. 3 children, Daniel, Diane and Patrick. 7 grandchildren. Has lived in Northlake for over 45 years. Coached football and basketball at St. John and Northlake baseball for many years.

Was there a moment when you realized you wanted to run for office?
When Gene Doyle asked me to participate. He knew me through sports. It took me 3 days to decide. My family thought I should.

What are your reflections on your time in office?
I started with the passing of an ordinance to get streets and curves the City. I was an active participant with the donation of the park property to the City. I was also involved in the development of Wal-Mart.

What is your philosophy as an elected official?
To maintain integrity of the community. Try to control spending and taxes.