Mr. Bruce Doughty, President

Mr. Doughty and his family have resided in Northbrook since 1995. His wife and elder son are both GBN graduates, and his younger son is scheduled to graduate in June 2019. 

Mr. Doughty majored in public and international affairs while doing his undergraduate work at Princeton, taught political science as a Rotary Scholar at the University of Hong Kong, and earned his law degree from the University of Chicago Law School. He is a partner of the law firm Massey & Gail LLP, specializing in litigation and investigations, and also serves as chair of the Northbrook Community Relations Commission.

Board President: 2019/20

Board Vice President: 2017/18 - 2018/19
Board Assignments: Finance Committee, Facilities Committee, Northbrook Community Relations
Board Training: Professional Development Leadership Training for School Board Members (P.A. 97-08; 105 ILCS 5/10-16a) - Education and Labor Law, Financial Oversight and Accountability, Fiduciary Responsibilities
Performance Evaluation Reform Act (P.A. 97-08; 105 ILCS 5/24-16.5) - Training on PERA Evaluation and Dismissals
Terms: Appointed 9/10/12 to serve remaining term ending April 2013. Elected 2013-2017, 2017-2021.