Joan Brody Garkisch | Trustee

  • Role on board: New trustee; on Finance and Strategic Planning Committees
  • On the board: Since May 2013
  • Lived here: 16 years
  • Occupation: Run my own consulting business specializing in grant writing and strategic planning for government agencies with a focus on public safety organizations
  • Education: Master's Degree in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Master of Science Degree and a Bachelor of Science Degree from Northeastern University in Boston - graduated Class Valedictorian and Summa Cum Laude from the College of Criminal Justice
  • Most proud of: My children and successfully running my own business and being an AHML Trustee Other village or library-related roles: Secretary of Arlington Heights Crime Stoppers, Friends member, helped create and volunteer in elementary school novel study program
  • Family: 1 husband 3 children and 2 goldfish