March 29, 2011 7:00PM
Name: Raeann Cantelo-Zylman
Address: 12057 artesian
Date of birth: 12-08-1964
Web site: www.savebiparks.com
Home: 708 489-6336
Work: 708 385-6630 ext 155
Education: Graduate Cook county School District 130 & Dwight D. Eisenhower. Mount Senario College
Occupation, employer: Physical Education Teacher Veterans Memorial Middle School
Please list all sources of income: Cook County School District 130 & Beggars Pizza
Spouse, spouse’s employer: Divorce
Children, age of children, children’s employer (if applicable):
7 wonderful Nieces and nephews - Tristan/Ryan/Taryn/Angelo/Raymond/Tony/Gianna
1 special mentor - Justin Geiter
Please list any relatives, including in-laws, who are employed by a government agency at the federal, state or local levels. What are their job titles and with what agency are they employed?
What other elected offices have you sought? What year? n/a
Have you ever been arrested or charged with a crime? If so, for what? What was the disposition? NO
Do you have any criminal convictions on your record? If so, for what? What was your sentence? NO
Political (elected or significant appointment) experience: Blue Island Park District Commissioner 2 year term 2009-2011
Please explain something significant you would like to accomplish within the next two years if you are elected to the office to which you aspire.
I would continue to work with the 6th ward and Tommy Brown. I will continue with the soccer advisory community. I will also carry Mr. Murphy’s idea with Mobile Recreation to a new level. I believe the more intergovernmental agreements we can have the bigger the better the stronger we will be.
Please explain how you believe the office you’re seeking can help in creating local jobs.
The pass two years the park has hired 90% employees are residents of Blue Island
Would you make any changes to the budget of the governing unit to which you are seeking elected office? If so, what?
As of today we offer several classes at no charge or a low low cost. I myself will be instructing classes so we can keep the cost free or low.
We started a lay-away plan for pool passes. We are always looking at the interest and the needs of the community.