Candidate for Village of North Barrington - President
Eleanor civic background: (Approximately 14 years of public service to North Barrington)
Past Lake County Board - Appointed Lake Zurich Rural Fire District Trustee
Helped build Fire Station #3 - Near Foglia Y
In charge of all marketing communitcations to residents to help pass needed referendum to support two new fire stations to help increase residents' safety
Charged with running dry hydrant program to protect residents.
Involved working with Harris Bank executive regarding bond issue.
Past Village of North Barrington Fire Commissioner
Oversaw Lake Zurich Rural Fire District North Barrington dry hydrant installations.
Past Village of North Barrington Plan Commission Member
Involved with helping author Village of North Barrington Comprehensive Plan. Primary editor of commision members contributions.
Eleanor supports her community:
American Cancer Society – Relay for Life of Barrington – Event Chair, Co-Chair (8 years) - Current
Managed Barrington Area community raising over $1.8 million in 8 years to help those in need with cancer and to help fund a cure of cancer.
Barrington Regional Hurricane Relief – Committee Member - Current
Barrington High School – Incubator Program – Mentor (5 years) - Current
St. Anne’s Church – Children’s evening religious classes – Past Teacher (10 years)
Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce - Past Member
Barrington Area Professional Women’s Association – Past President, Board Member, Program Chair
Eleanor’s business background:
The Remington Group, LLC – President/CEO, (Business owner for 30 years) Creating jobs.
Author of 8 books on job search and how to land a job.
Northwestern University – Kellogg Graduate School of Management – MBA
Boston College – Bachelor of Science – Marketing
Eleanor’s Professional and Community Awards:
2015 Influential Women in Business (The Business Ledger – Daily Herald)
2014 Women of Distinction – Lake County (Shaw Media)
2014 ATHENA International Leadership Award - Nominee
Resident of Lake County for 33 years, North Barrington
Married 23 years, mother of two wonderful young adults, ((BHS) and DePaul University) and two cats. (Looking for a senior Golden Retriever dog)
Thank you in advance for the consideration of
voting for me on April 2, 2019!