Degrees and Certifications:
Brad Paulsen, President
Mr. Paulsen is an architect and Senior Vice President of Strategy & Development for Wight & Company in Darien. In addition, as leader of the firm’s PreK-12 Education Group, Brad plays an active role with many school districts in the early planning stages of individual school design projects and capital improvement programs.
Brad graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with a bachelor’s degree in Architecture (1988); as well as, dual master’s degrees in Architecture and Finance (1991).
Brad and his wife Pamela have been residents of Wheaton since 2005 and have children attending Edison Middle School and Wheaton Warrenville South High School.
He was first elected to the Board in April 2013 and became Board President in December 2018.