Village President Jennifer Konen


Term of Office: May 2021 to May 2025

Family:  I have been married to my husband Eric since 2004.  We have three beautiful Children, Lilly, Sydney, and Henry.

Education: BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Professional Golf Management, Methodist University

Years as a resident: Resident since 2003

Activities:  I have been volunteering my time in many different areas. I was a girl scout leader for 5 years. I coached the Marmion Academy Golf team for 5 years. I currently coach softball through Kaneland Youth Softball League. I am an active member of our Home Owners Association. I also help with Funeral Luncheons at our church, St. Katharine Drexel. I was first elected to the Board as a Trustee in May 2019.

I enjoy traveling with my husband and children. When I am not spectating at a youth sports activity, I enjoy golfing and cooking.

Work Experience:  I was a Golf Professional for most of my career. After my second child was born I decided to stay home and raise them. I am currently a Real Estate Broker.

Why I ran for the office of Village Office: I ran for public office because I have lived here for 18 years and I have a vested interest in how our community develops. I know we will accomplish greatness working together. I am blessed to represent the citizens of Sugar Grove and I will work hard to ensure success.

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