Wauconda, Illinois , United States
Apr 25, 2009 05:57pm
Caucasian - Conservative - Anti-Gay Marriage - Pro School Vouchers - Pro-Bush Tax Cuts - Pro-Life - Pro-Tort Reform - Married - Catholic - Straight -
|Info||Kathy Salvi is a life-long resident of Lake County having been raised in Waukegan, Illinois. She is married to Al Salvi, former State Representative and Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in 1996 and Illinois Secretary of State in 1998. They have been married for 17 years and have six children. They currently live in Mundelein in a home they built in 1993. They also own a small farm in McHenry County. |
Kathy graduated from Carmel High School in Mundelein, Illinois. She went on to receive a degree in Communications from Loyola University in Chicago and her Juris Doctorate from Chicago-Kent College of Law. Kathy is a successful attorney in private practice as a partner in the firm Salvi, Roskam, & Maher, LLC. She is licensed to practice before the United States Supreme Court, Federal Court of the Northern District of Illinois and the Illinois State Bar.
Kathy and her family are parishioners at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Volo, Illinois where Kathy has taught Sunday school. She is also an active volunteer at Fremont School District 79 where her children attend school.
Kathy has served on the Board of Midtown Educational Foundation (MEF) since 1993. MEF offers supplementary academic and character-enrichment programs for inner city children in Chicago and Waukegan. Kathy also participated in the planning sessions for the United Nations Conference on Women in New York in 1995 and Beijing in 1995. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including but not limited to, Cardinal Mindszenty Foundation Mother of the Year Award, 1996 and the Eagle Forum's Eagle Award, 1999.
Kathy has actively supported the Republican Party throughout her entire life having hosted and co-hosted numerous fundraisers and rallies in support of Republican candidates.