Thursday, February 24, 2011

Congratulations Ameya Pawar and Will Burns!

OMSA congratulates Ameya Pawar and Will Burns for their aldermanic wins in the 47th and 4th Wards! Both Pawar and Burns are University of Chicago alumni.

Pawar is one of the youngest members of the Chicago City Council at 30 years old. He is a program assistant at Northwestern University and graduated from the School of Social Service Administration in 2009. Pawar is also the first Indian-American to become Chicago alderman.

Burns is a State Representative and also a University of Chicago alumni. Burns also formerly served as Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor to the Illinois Senate President. Burns is an active member of the 4th ward and surrounding communities.