Mr. Ihab Riad
Board of Education Member
Mr. Riad received his B.Sc. in Computer Science and business degree in 1990, he then went on to work for fortune 500 companies as a Program Management for 20yrs+ before opening his own Real Estate and Construction Firm. Mr. Riad is a parent of 2 children in the Wescott and Maple and deeply interested in the well-being and education of our community’s children.
Given the challenges our children face, whether it be special needs, English as a second language or incorporating technology into the classroom, he wants to make sure our children are given all the opportunities and advantages to succeed. At the same time ensure efficient tax dollars utilization and maximize our community’s resources to their full potential.
Mrs. Riad built the first LEED Certified (energy certified) home in Northbrook and currently serves as the Treasurer of “Go Green Northbrook”. Mr. Riad has strong management skills, excellent mentoring, strong analytical leadership skills with extensive experience in strategic planning, business development and integrating large complex projects. Results driven, take initiative, willing to roll up my sleeves to get the job done and have a can-do attitude.
Ihab has completed all required trainings and will be up for reelection in April 2019, when his current term expires.