Awards and Recipients
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Bill Kritchevsky graduated from Indiana University in 1977 with a BS in Business Administration followed by an MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Business in 1987. Bill passed the CPA exam in the State of Illinois in 1982.
He began his career with Consolidated Foods Corporation in January of 1978 in the Corporate Audit Department and in August of 1979 moved to Baxter Healthcare Corporation in a similar Audit role, traveling internationally. Bill moved through various departments of Baxter in his 23 years, with his final 5 years in a dual role of supporting their Corporate R&D department and newly formed Gene Therapy Unit as Director of Finance.
Bill then transitioned to the nonprofit business area for Jewish Community Centers of Chicago as Director of Financial Planning and Analysis followed by the most recent past 7 years as CFO at Lawrence Hall, a large social service agency based in Chicago supporting high risk youth in Residential, Older Adolescent, Foster Care, Grade and High School, and 25 smaller State and Federally funded grant supported programs for older youth programs mainly based in the City of Chicago.
Bill lives in Gurnee IL with his wife, Christine, and they have one son, Daniel based in California.