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Akrom Hossain

Akrom is a long-time resident of Long Grove. He immigrated to United States from India 30 years ago. Akrom attended Indian Institute of Technology and after immigrating to US, he worked as a US army consultant based at Fort Benning. He worked with the highest level of integrity for our nation. For this work, Akrom was awarded with a Certificate of Excellence, one of his proudest achievements.  Akrom feels strongly about our nation embracing diversity and he believes that it is important that all of us rise to the call of duty for the public good.

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Akrom is a lifelong Democrat. He is currently an elected member of the Vernon Library.  Akrom has been a Precinct Committeeman for more than 20 years. He is a founding member of Vernon Dems and he is part of grass root organizations that have turned Vernon Township and Lake County blue.

Akrom met his wife Lizy 30 years ago in Kolkata. Both of their children, Sofia and Adnan are proud graduates of Stevenson High School and are working in the healthcare field. Lizy was a teacher in the Buffalo Grove area. Akrom currently works as a Senior Director for a large health care organization based in Chicago.

Akrom enjoys nature and you can see him biking in his neighborhood and in the forest preserves. His love for nature fostered his commitment for sustainable environment.

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