Name: John “Jack” Rose
Address: 4315 68th St.
Married to Sue Rose
Occupation: Retired U.S. Navy captain; Sales administrator/project manager, Advantest America; adjunct faculty, Lake Forest Graduate School of Management and Carthage College
Education: MBA, University of West Florida
Previous elected experience: City Council alderman since April 2014
On what committees do you serve? Currently: Public Works Committee, Stormwate Committeer; Water Commission. Previously: Parks Commission, Public Safety and Welfare Committee. Currently chairman of Hometown Heroes Commission
Why are you running? I will responde to the people of the 15th District and Kenosha, emphasizing common sense and responsiveness.
If elected, what would your priorities be? 60th Street reconstruction; Pershing Boulevard reconstruction; 47th Avenue rework (between 60th and 61st streets; reduce flooding in Forest Park area be creating retention pond at southeast corner of Chrysler site and east of 745th Street Pick ‘n Save; continue positive job creation while spending our tax dollars wisely; developing a positive economic climate to attract business and industry; building an economic development plancompatible with available resources; responding to the needs of the 15th District and the city of Kenosha; cooperation and coordination between the city and county of Kenosha.
Other information: Well-versed in how to get things done. It’s a learning experience. Currently on my third term
Civic activities and accomplishments: Co-captain, Neighborhood Watch; president, ELCA Outreach Board; president, NAMI Kenosha County; chairman, Mental Health/AODA Services Committee (Kenosha County): member, Treatment Court Committee
Military Service: Captain, U.S Navy, 26 years (pilot)