Balwinder Chhokar: Candidate profile

  • Balwinder Chhokar, candidate for Bartlett trustee

    Balwinder Chhokar, candidate for Bartlett trustee

Posted3/15/2019 1:00 AM


Name: Balwinder Chhokar



Office sought: Indedendent Trustee

Age (on election day): 54

Family: Husband, Daughter and son

Occupation: accountant and real estate broker

Education: BS plus completed all the graduated credits but were not able to write the final paper to graduate from my masters in accounting (Ihave completed my under and graduate internships with state if Illionis as staff auditor.

Undergraduate internship with Bank and Trust Companies

Civic involvement: Anytime I can volenteer, I absolutely love to give it back to the community, in Dec of 2018, through Bartlett Rotary I was bell ringer for Salvation Army-my shift was with the Bartlett of Mayer. Every third Sat of the month, I prepare meals for the homeless shelter for Elgin, "Pads of Elgin" from 1 to 6 and deliver them after. I have started this cause since November, and now I have about 28 volunteers, and looking for more shelters.

Previous elected offices held:

Incumbent? If yes, when were you first elected?





Issue questions

What are the most important issues facing your community and how do you intend to address them?

What makes you the best candidate for the job?

Describe your leadership style and explain how you think that will be effective in producing actions and decisions with your village board.

How would you describe the condition of your community's budget, and what are the most important specific actions the town should take to assure providing the level of services people want?

What's one good idea you have to better the community that no one is talking about yet?

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