Board of Trustees
Board Member – Tom Finnegan
Tom brings a great deal of education experience to the JMS board. Tom is an AP teacher at Lincoln-Way Central High School, where he has received the award of Teacher of the Year. He has previously served as the chair of the social science department, where he led a team in developing an in-house ACT and SAT testing preparation program to help students deliver their best performance on those critical assessments. Prior to teaching, Tom was an attorney for more than 10 years.
As his resume suggests, Tom is passionate about education and innovative ways to improve its delivery. In his first year on the JMS board, Tom is already busy on the Head Support and Evaluation Committee, reaching out to JMS alumni and helping prepare JMS graduates for the high school transition.