Meet A Dad
Charles and Jackie Tillman Interview with Sarah Paddack from Libertyville Area Moms to Inspire Change Where are you from and how long have you lived in town? What brought you to the area? Jackie- Born in San Diego and moved around my whole life. My dad served...
Meet local Dad of three and owner of North Shore Salt Therapy, Mike Kaplan!
Happy Father’s Day! I’m proud to introduce you to Scott, husband and father of three who grew up in Libertyville and is happy to have his children follow in his footsteps. From playing sports on the same fields to learning in the same classrooms and frequenting the same restaurants like Picnic Basket, Dairy Queen, Mickey Finn’s Austin’s and Firkin Scott is happy to share these experiences with his family after many years moving around the country. Scott joined the Marines after graduating from Libertyville High School and went on to become an attorney for large firms, non-profits & government. Upon returning to Illinois two years ago he established the Burton Law Firm, LLC a legal practice with a focus on estate and small business planning. Read the article to learn about his commitment to a compassionate, easy approach for his clients, his great advice he received from his father and his love for local.
Jeff is a local Dad of two who is described by his wife as a father on a perpetual quest for fun! He loves to create happy memories for his family at local favorites like Great America, Warren Township Park, AMC for movie night, and Dave and Buster’s. Jeff is originally from LaGrange but moved to Grayslake over 10 years ago and recently moved his family to Gurnee. As the General Manager of Hawthorn Mall, he is proud to be a member of the Hawthorn Family and can’t wait for you to see what Centennial Real Estate has in store for the community!
I’m honored for you to meet Jim, husband and father of two, a fan of all things Libertyville and history. He is a local business owner, author, radio news anchor, and his family has been living in the Libertyville area for over one hundred years! You may recognize his name as the author of the book “Libertyville” or the owner of our local Money Mailer. He has brought the local flavor into this coupon book that arrives in your mailbox each month! When I say he is a history buff, it is no exaggeration! Jim has been a member of the Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society since he was just nine years old. Jim has a large network and is a huge supporter of local businesses in central Lake County. Read more to learn about his journey and local family favorites!
I am proud to introduce you to Todd, husband to a Libertyville native, father of four, and part owner of Aspen Landscapes, which has been in business for 23 years! You may run into him around town at his favorite places: Dairy Queen, Mickey Finn’s, Shakou, and Tavern. Look for him and his company in the Libertyville Days parade tomorrow!
Photo Credit: Charity Owen Photography Where are you from and how long have you lived in town? What brought you to the area? I am from Brownstown, WI, and graduated the University of Wisconsin Whitewater with a bachelor’s in business emphasis in...