Barbara Ankenman, Village Clerk

Family:

Married to husband Bruce and they have three children, Marie, James and Paul.

Village Resident:

Since 1996.

Education: 

The Ohio State University, B.S. in Business Administration, Accounting Major.

Occupation:

Office Manager, Edward Deegan Architects; and Non-practicing C.P.A.

Volunteer Work:

Christ Church Lake Forest, in the Middle School ministries; and the Mustard Seed in Lake Forest, a fair trade shop.

Community Involvement:

Village Trustee (2015 - 2019); Former Village Clerk (2013 - 2015); Village of Lake Bluff Strategic Plan Participant; and Former Member of Sanctuary Homeowners Association.

Hobbies and Interests:

Enjoys traveling and gardening.

Village Issues Most Concerned With (not listed in any particular order):

  • Maintaining the character of the Village while developing the local economy; and
  • Balancing the needs of the Village against the resources available.