John Jakabcsin was appointed to City Council in February 2020. He and his family have lived in West Chicago since 2003. He recently served as an ex-officio member of West Chicago’s Plan Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals.
He has worked in the IT industry for over 25 years for several Fortune 500 companies. Beyond that, John focuses on sports with his two children.
Alderman Jakabcsin has a BSBA in Computer Information Systems from Robert Morris University in Moon Township, PA. Additionally, he has a Master of Science in Management Information Systems from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL.