George Finfer

District Welcomes New Board Member

At the April 29 board meeting, Joel Finfer was sworn in as a new Hawthorn School District 73 Board of Education member. He will serve a four-year term. A resident of Vernon Hills, he is retired from a four-decade career in sales and marketing. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Northern Illinois University and brings the Hawthorn District 73 School Board 30 years of passionate advocacy for public education. Mr. Finfer served on the school board of Adlai E. Stevenson High School in Lincolnshire and currently serves on the board of the Stevenson High School Community Foundation. The titles he holds most dear are husband, father, father-in-law, and grandfather.