Mayor George A. Pandaleon was sworn into office as Mayor on Monday, May 20, 2019. Mr. Pandaleon earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kenyon College. He is a former board member of the National Association of Real Estate Investment managers. He is also an active member of the Pension Real Estate Association, the International Council of Shopping Center, the Urban Land Institute, and holds a FINRA Series 65 securities license.
Mr. Pandaleon has served The City of Lake Forest in numerous appointed and elected roles for more than 25 years. From May 2011 to April 2017, he was an Alderman and Chairman of the Lake Forest City Council Finance Committee. He recently received the Lawrence J. Temple Community Service Award, the highest civic honor bestowed on Lake Forest citizens.