Village President Beverly Sussman

Village President
Term: 2019 - 2023

Village Trustee
Term: 2009 - 2012, 2013 - 2017

Bachelor of Arts, City University of New York
Master of Science in Education, City University of New York

Credits beyond a Masters Degree from the Following Institutions
Chapman University
Concordia University
Illinois State University
National Louis University
Oklahoma State University
St. Xavier University
Governor’s State University

Retired - President and CEO of AIM Business Printers since 1992
Retired - 6th Grade Science Teacher with Kildeer Countryside Consolidated School District #96 (25 years)
Retired - Science Methods Teacher with National Louis University

I have been a resident of Buffalo Grove since 1971. My husband, Marty, and I have three sons, three daughters-in-law, and eight grandchildren.

Past Gold Member of the Buffalo Grove Chamber Of Commerce for 15 years

Member of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Presidential Award Alumni

Member of the Illinois Retired Teachers Association

Former Village Appointments


Information Technology

Arts Commission

Buffalo Grove Days

Board of Health

Plan Commission

Commission For Residents With Disabilities (CRD)

Public Service
Commissioner for the Village Of Buffalo Grove for 15 years (Commission For Residents With Disabilities)

Served on the Buffalo Grove 50th Anniversary Committee

Served on the Buffalo Grove Sign Code Committee

Served on the Buffalo Grove Appearance Review Team

Member Kildeer School District 96 Foundation For Excellence

Member of Stand Strong Coalition

Recipient of the United Way Participation Award

Recipient of the Best Friend Award from the Buffalo Grove Park District

Served on Committees for State Representative Sidney Mathias and Senator Matt Murphy

Presenter at Career Night in School District #214

Sponsor of the Shuttle Bus Service for the Buffalo Grove Art Fair and Buffalo Grove Days

Sponsored Baseball Teams for the Thoroughbred League, Palomino League, and Buddy Baseball

Sponsor for the Illinois Special Olympics

Presented Science Workshops from 1988-2004

Published Science Articles in the Following Journals: Science and Children, Science Scope, The Science Teacher, SPECTRUM

Recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science and Math Teaching and represented the State of Illinois in Washington, D.C. (PAEMST)

Judge for the Illinois Junior Academy of Science (Science Fair) on a Local, Regional, and State Level

Event Sponsor for the Science Olympiad at Buffalo Grove High School

Presented badges for the Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts

Donated and Contributed to the Buffalo Grove Park District, Village of Buffalo Grove, and the Buffalo Grove Chamber of Commerce

I had a banner in my classroom to encourage my students to never give up their dreams: “Reach For The Stars.”

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Beverly Sussman

Beverly Sussman

Village President
50 Raupp Blvd Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Ph: 847-459-2500