Jack Kahler lives in Glen Ellyn with his wife Carolyn and their two sons, ages 9 and 4, who are both enrolled in District 41 schools. Jack was born and raised near Boston, Massachusetts and attended public schools from K through 12. He has lived in the Chicago area since 1990. Since moving to Glen Ellyn in 2004, Jack has been active in the community and has served on several D41 committees.
Jack is president of Avocus Group LLC, a consulting firm specializing in operations and supply chain management solutions. He is a senior operations executive with over twenty years’ experience leading operations strategy, supply chain and performance improvement initiatives in a wide variety of public and private organizations. Prior to forming Avocus Group, Jack was National Supply Chain Practice Director with Braun Consulting. Jack was also a senior manager at Ernst & Young and a manager with Price Waterhouse in Chicago.
Jack earned his BS in Industrial Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston, MA and an MBA with concentrations in operations and marketing from Boston University.