President Jim Patterson
Term ends in April 2017
Jim Patterson is serving his first term as Village President. He previously served two terms as a Village Trustee from 2003 to 2011. During his Board tenure, he chaired the Milwaukee Avenue Corridor Committee and served on the Glen Tax Increment Financing District (TIF) Retirement Committee. He was a member of the Illinois Department of Transportation's Willow Road Community Advisory Group. Previously, he was a member of the Glenview Plan Commission from 2000 to 2003.
Mr. Patterson was co-chair of the 1998 Glenview Park District Farms and Fields Referendum Committee and was a volunteer for the Glenview Centennial Commission. He has been a member of the Glenview Park Foundation Board since 1999. In support of the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO), he served a coach, referee and, while a member of the AYSO Board, was Long Range Planning Chair and Referee Administrator.
Mr. Patterson graduated from the University of Tulsa with a degree in finance. A businessman in the North Shore area, he and his wife, Sheri, have lived in Glenview for 26 years. They have three children.