Community Involvement and Volunteerism Giving Back to the Community Trust, Education and Service are the core values of my practice. I regularly volunteer a combined 250 hours or more annually to the organizations below. I have a passion for helping youth and those who need assistance in the community. If you want to learn more about these organizations or get involved, just ask me. Boy Scouts of America--Troop 159 Arlington Heights As an assistant Scoutmaster for BSA Troop 159 for over a decade, I have had the chance to help dozens of Scouts develop the life skills and values that make them assets to and citizens of the community, nation and world. Clearbrook and the Clearbrook Guardians Clearbrook provides housing, support and vocational training for over 8000 individuals with a variety of developmental disabilities in Illinois. It is a pleasure to volunteer for this wonderful organization and serve on the board of the Clearbrook Guardians. Junior Achievement of Chicago A volunteer for more than a decade, I am passionate about getting in front of a classroom of kids and teaching lessons on financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. Member of the Lake and Northern Cook Advisory Board. Northwest Suburban Estate Planning Council As the co-First Vice President of the NWSEPC, I help provide engaging professionals to provide continuing education on various estate planning topics and strategies for our organization of Attorneys, CPAs, Trust Officers and Financial Planners.