David Eggert: Candidate Profile

Long Grove Park Board (4-year Terms) (Democrat)

Note: Answers provided have not been edited for grammar, misspellings or typos. In some instances, candidate claims that could not be immediately verified have been omitted. Jump to:BioQA Bio City: Long GroveWebsite: Candidate did not respond.Office sought: Long Grove Park Board (4-year Terms)Age: 54Family: Civil unionOccupation: Program Director, Clinical Registries of a international medical device manufacturerEducation: MS in technology management, University of Denver, 2010, BS in marketing, Northern Illinois University, 1980Civic involvement: Candidate did not respond.Elected offices held: Candidate did not respond.Have you ever been arrested for or convicted of a crime? If yes, please explain: NoQuestions Answers What programs aren't paying for themselves? Would you keep, eliminate or change them? How and why?Need additional information.Is there any additional open space the park district needs to acquire? Please describe.Need additional information.Are there any unmet recreational needs? If yes, what are they and how would you propose paying for them? Or, should they wait until the economy improves?I typically have a fiscally conservative approach to decision making.Would you support sharing/pooling resources (i.e. printing, vehicles) with other local governments (school districts, village, etc.)? If so, what areas would you consider combining or merging to save money or improve efficiency?Areas for cost saving need to be explored and utilized when appropriate.If you are a newcomer, what prompted you to run for the park board? If you're an incumbent, list your accomplishments or key initiatives in which you played a leadership role.A strong desire to help maintain and improve our remarkable open spaces in Long Grove through conservation, acquisition, and restoration.