Vote Tuesday, April 2
Re-Elect Councilman Michelle Holleman
Michelle Holleman is running for re-election to the Highland Park City Council in the April 2019 Consolidated Election. A longtime resident of Highland Park, she has a proven track record of community service and leadership.
An independent and strong voice for residents, her campaign is chaired by
Councilman Alyssa Knobel and Harvey Barnett.
She is endorsed by current and former elected officials including:
The Honorable Lauren Beth Gash
Bob Morgan, State of Illinois Representative
Nancy Rotering, Mayor, City of Highland Park
Hon. Mike Belsky, former Mayor, City of Highland Park
Hon. Dan Pierce, former Mayor, City of Highland Park
Paul Frank, Lake County Board Member
Anne Bassi, Moraine Township Supervisor
Charlie Pecaro, Mayor, City of Highwood
Alyssa Knobel, Councilman, City of Highland Park
Dan Kaufman, Councilman, City of Highland Park
Alison Smith, Former Councilman, City of Highland Park
Eric Falberg, Alderman, City of Highwood
Dan Jenks, School Board 112 Member
Bennett Lasko, School Board 112 Member
Karla Livney, former School Board 112 Member
Julie Gordon, former Township High School District 113 Board Member
Annette Lidawer, former Township High School District 113 Board Member
Cal Bernstein, Commissioner, Park District of Highland Park
Terry Grossberg, Commissioner, Park District of Highland Park
Michelle has made important contributions to the council and we value her service. She is well-researched, straightforward, and brings a depth of unique professional experience. We all benefit from her voice and viewpoint on the council.
-- Highland Park Mayor Nancy Rotering
Michelle is a community leader and longtime resident with a proven track record of community service and leadership. During her tenure on the City Council, she has focused on the core priorities of fiscal stability, infrastructure and public safety. She is independent and practical, always putting the needs of property owners and residents first. Michelle was appointed to the City Council in 2014 to fill a vacancy and elected to a four-year term in 2015. She currently serves as liaison to the Housing Commission, Liquor Control Commission, and the Ravinia Festival Community Relations Commission. She previously served as a liaison to the Historic Preservation Commission, Design Review Commission, School District 112, School District 113, the Sister Cities Foundation, Wolters Field Advisory Committee, and the Park Avenue Beach Task Force. Holleman is an active member of the Highland Park Presbyterian Church, the Highland Park High School Parent Teacher Organization, the Highland Park High School Giants Club, and the Tenth Dems Organization.