Name: Kathryn Galainena
Position Sought: Burr Ridge Board of Trustees
Family: Husband David, three adult children.
Education: Bachelor's degrees in public policy and political science from Tulane University.
Occupation: Homemaker/former consultant
Years in Burr Ridge: 16+
Applicable experience qualifying you for the position: Mother of three and wife. Past: Team mom, treasurer of local sports club, AFS host parent, volunteer for many school and local organizations.
What is the primary reason you are running for this office?
I feel very strongly that Burr Ridge needs fresh input and strong leadership to keep the village vibrant. Property values need to be restored to past levels, our police force needs to be bolstered, and our village expenditures need to be examined.
What sets you apart from the other candidates?
I am an independent volunteer. I have no financial affiliation with any village vendors. I have the time and energy to devote myself as a dedicated village trustee.
What is your favorite thing about Burr Ridge?
My favorite things about Burr Ridge are my wonderful neighbors and our fantastic schools!
- Election 2013: Burr Ridge Board of Trustees
- Diane Bolos
- Guy Franzese
- Janet Ryan Grasso
- Steven C. Less