Robert "Bob" Benton  
Board of Trustees
Title: Trustee
Phone: 847-945-1570
Robert Benton


Term
2017-2019

Former Occupation(s)

Marketing Manager/Advertising Manager

Plan and Economic Development Consultant

Foreign Trade Representative

Magazine Publisher and Editor

Community Involvement

1. Chairman, Ad Hoc Transportation Committee

2. Deerfield Trustee, North Suburban Mass Transit District (Various positions including Chairman)

3. Plan Commission, Commissioner and Chairman

4. Village Trustee

Educational Background

Menlo College, A.A. Degree

Rutgers University, B.A. Degree

Northwestern University Graduate School of Business, M.B.A. Degree

 

Family Life

Married to Barbara

Children: Julie and Russ (Both DHS graduates)

Grandchildren: Eliana, Max, Erin and Rebekah

 

Years in Community

Resident since 1965

 Quote

"Deerfield is an extraordinary community, and I am proud to follow the examples of the many bright and motivated volunteers and leaders who have helped to make it the very special place it has become." 

 

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