ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- The Rockford Township Board appointed Ryan M. Gailey to its vacant Trustee position this past Tuesday evening.
Gailey earned a degree in Political Science from Miami University (Ohio) and a Juris Doctor degree from Northern Illinois University College of Law. He works as a local attorney.
In addition, he is a Captain in the United States Army, having served since 2005. He currently serves as Company Commander of Charlie Co. 1/178th in the Illinois National Guard.
“I am humbled to have received the unanimous appointment to the Town Board,” said Gailey “and am looking forward to continuing my service to the public on a local level.”
Gailey and his wife Jennifer have one daughter and are expecting their second child later this month.