Phillip DeRuntz: Candidate Profile
Lake County Regional School Trustee (6-year Terms)
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Office sought: Lake County Regional School Trustee (6-year Terms)
Age: Candidate did not respond.
Family: Married for more than 20 years.
Occupation: -Student Advocacy Consultant -U.S. Army Veteran, served with distinction with the 101st Airborne Division & overseas with the 3rd Infantry Division. Honorably Discharged with Letters of Commendation.
Civic involvement: -President and former Treasurer of the Warren-Waukegan Fire Protection District for the past eight years -Former President and Treasurer of the Oakwood Homeowners' Association
Elected offices held: Candidate did not respond.
Have you ever been arrested for or convicted of a crime? If yes, please explain: No
Key Issue 1
Helping children to become more successful in school through evidence-based academic, behavioral, and social/emotional interventions.
Key Issue 2
Helping parents to become better advocates for their children through awareness of existing education laws and support services.
Key Issue 3
Improving school safety through the development and implementation of more stringent School Safety Plans that specifically address the safety & security needs of each child, staff member, and facility.