Alice Gallagher has served the Village as a Trustee (2013-2017) and will continue her service by assuming the role of Village President for the next four years (2017-2021). Alice is an attorney and yoga teacher at a local studio. She is a graduate of Miami University and Seattle University School of Law. Alice was President of the Field Park PTO (2003-2004), Chairman of the Western Springs Foundation for Educational Excellence (2004-2005), and a member of the Western Springs School District 101 Board of Education (2005-2009). She has volunteered as an ESL Teacher for School on Wheels (2008-2010), and a yoga teacher and mentor (2016-2017). Alice and her husband Terry raised their five children in the Field Park neighborhood where they remain today.
Each week Village President Alice Gallagher publishes a Tuesday Topics bulletin - a platform for sharing information about current issues in the Village of Western Springs. Going forward, this weekly synopsis will replace the monthly President’s Corner.