I am a 1991 graduate of Conant High School . I have been married for 25 years to my wife Julie, who is a 1991 graduate of Schaumburg High School. We have two adult sons (27 and 23) that graduated from District 211, where they were involved in wrestling, football and basketball. I was a football coach for 11 years and an active volunteer team parent. Both of my sons have earned college degrees. My youngest son is currently working on his Master’s Degree. My wife has been a hair stylist since entering the cosmetology program at Schaumburg High School. While in high school, I played a variety of sports, including basketball, football and wrestling.
I am the Vice President Bank Manager at BMO HARRIS BANK N.A. Hoffman Estates. I achieved Super Star Status as a banking manager. I oversaw the planning, construction and opening of 2 bank locations. I have received many Top Performer awards in Financial/Banking Management. I currently am responsible for $300 million in deposits.
I have been a volunteer and mentor for most of my adulthood. I strongly believe in the importance of contributing to my community. Some of the organizations I have contributed to over recent years include the WYMCA in Elgin, where I mentored immigrants regarding Financial Literacy, Junior Achievement, WINGS, and served as the BMO Harris Ambassador for my market.