Alan T. Kaminski
Alan T. Kaminski has been a trustee since 1991. He currently serves as Chairman of the Rules and Ordinance Committee, Commerce, and Public Safety and Health committees. He serves as liaison to the O’Hare Noise Compatibility Commission and is a former board member for School District 401. Kaminski has resided in the village since 1964.
A graduate of Elmwood Park High School, DePaul University and John Marshall Law School, with a master’s in law and taxation, he is an attorney in private practice.
Jeff Sargent was born and raised in Elmwood Park, growing up on Sunset Drive with two sisters and two brothers. He attended John Mills Elementary School and Elmwood Park High School graduating in 1980. He began volunteering with the Police Department as a Police Explorer, and later as a police auxiliary officer.
In 1986, Jeff was hired as a full time police officer for the Triton College Police Department and in 2008 was promoted to Police Chief for Triton College. Jeff served on the board for Elmwood Park School District #401 from 2000-2006. In 2005, Jeff was appointed to the Board of Police and Fire Commissioners.
Angela Stranges was elected trustee in April of 2011. She was president of the Elmwood Park Unit School District 401 Board of Education- the first woman president. She was previously vice-president and member. Ms. Stranges also served on the village’s Plan, Zoning and Development Commission. A resident since 1976, she attended Oak Park elementary schools and graduated from Elmwood Park High School and Dominican University. A former elementary school teacher , she is currently a substitute teacher at Rhodes School in River Grove.
She is a member of the high school booster club and Elmwood School parent teacher organization and a former member of the Elm Middle School parent teacher organization. She also serves as a lector at Saint Celestine’s Parish.
Jonathan L. Zivojnovic
Jonathan L. Zivojnovic was born and raised in Elmwood Park. Jonathan is a past member of the Elmwood Park Library Board of Trustees, Past President of the St. Vincent Ferrer Parish Council, 3rd Vice President of the Columbian Club of Chicago, a director on the Elmwood Park Civic Foundation, President of the Mont Clare-Elmwood Park Chamber of Commerce, and the 1st Vice President of the Mont Clare Elmwood Park Lions Club.
He owns and operates his own real estate company, River Elm Properties. He is a graduate of St. Vincent Ferrer School, St. Patrick High School, and DePaul University with a degree in Finance.
Anthony Del Santo
Anthony Del Santo was elected to the board April 9, 2013.
Together with his wife and daughters Michela and Giovanna, Anthony “Tony” Del Santo has been a resident of Elmwood Park for the past 15 years.
Anthony “Tony” Del Santo is the current School Board President at St. Celestine School in Elmwood Park and has been an active Board Member since 2007. He is also the current President of the Elmwood Park Neighborhood Civic Organization (EPNCO). In addition, Del Santo was a coach for the Elmwood Park 8U Girl’s Softball team for the 2012 season, and will be coaching the Elmwood Park 10U Girl’s Softball team for 2013.
Employed by the Cook County Sheriff’s Office since 1992, Del Santo began his career as a Deputy Sheriff. Through hard work and dedication, Del Santo worked his way to becoming a Chief in the Electronic Monitoring Unit.
Angelo has been a successful local business owner for over 20 years and has been recognized with the David Award for Entrepreneurism for his accomplishments in business.
A former Director of the Mont-Clare Elmwood Park Chamber of Commerce, Angelo will bring a business-minded and common-sense approach to the Elmwood Park Village Board. Working to provide tax incentives and a business-friendly climate, Angelo will work to attract new businesses to Elmwood Park. Angelo is Bi-lingual in Italian and Spanish.
Angelo has dedicated himself to the betterment of his community. He looks forward to working with the Village President and Board of Trustees in helping keep Elmwood Park a great place to live.