Trustee David Geary

David Geary
Title: Trustee
Phone: 847-875-4468
Current Term Expires: April 2027

Retired from the Wauconda Fire Protection District as Fire Chief in 2022.  During his career at the Fire District, David also served as the Business Manager, Lieutenant, and Medical Officer. He began with the Fire District as a volunteer firefighter in 1978, and became a paramedic in 1979.  He was hire as one of the first 7 full time firefighter paramedics in 1980.  In 1989, David relocated to California when he was hired as the Director of Emergency Services for Universal Studios, where he spent 17 years before returning home to Wauconda in 2006 to work for the Village of Wauconda as the Director of Public Works. He returned to the Fire District 2012 and retired in 2022.

Public Service
Village Trustee (2023 to Present)
Wauconda Firefighters Pension Fund Board (2012 to Present)

Wauconda Parks Foundation (Past President)
Wauconda Lions Club (Past President)
Wauconda Fire Rescue Association (Past Board member)
Wauconda Sons of the American Legion  
Wauconda Moose Lodge 
Guns and Hoses Charity Golf Tournament Committee  
Wauconda Cruise Night - Volunteer 
Wauconda Fest Committee