A press release from Tom Poznanski:
Tom Poznanski Announces His Candidacy for Grafton Township Road Commissioner Makes Fiscal Responsibility, Responsibility to Taxpayers Top Priorities
Lake in the Hills, IL – In the upcoming 2013 Republican primary election, Tom Poznanski has announced his candidacy to run for Grafton Township Road Commissioner.
Poznanski has worked as a Road District Highway Technician for the past eight years, serving directly under the current Highway Commissioner, Jack Freund, who is retiring at the end of this term. Poznanski brings experience and a desire to serve his community to the table.
“I am proud to endorse Tom Poznanski as the next Road Commissioner as I retire after eight years on the job. Tom has the experience, the knowhow, to be an effective servant to the people of Grafton Township. I have full confidence in him.” said Jack Freund.
Poznanski adds, “I want to continue Jack’s tradition of being fiscally responsible with the taxpayer’s money while ensuring that services provided by the Road District serve the needs of all Grafton Township citizens in a timely and professional manner.”
Poznanski says that with more than 30 years experience as a certified mechanic and over 20 years experience driving and handling all sizes of trucks, he brings a “from the ground up” wealth of knowledge to the job. “In order to be an effective leader I believe it is important to know all aspects of every job at the Road District. I bring the experience and the knowledge, and a wish to serve Grafton Township, the community I love and have been part of for more than 15 years.” Poznanski said.
Tom and his wife Vicky live in Lake in the Hills where they raised a son and a daughter. Their son, Staff Sergeant Anthony Poznanski, a career United States Marine who served a tour of duty in Iraq, was a chief drill instructor, and currently serves in the Marine Air Wing in South Carolina, is now 28, married, and has two sons of his own. Their daughter, Lisa, has a son as well, is a State Certified Surgical Technician and a CNA, and is pursuing a RN degree. Tom has been a member of The Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corp for more than 20 years and is a current member of the Huntley Lions Club. He has been a Grafton Township Precinct Committeeman for twelve years, and has served as the Grafton Township Republican Central Committee Chairman for the past six years.