About Tom Chlystek

Tom Chlystek, who earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan Technological University in 2003, works as a project engineer. His career span included working for Roush Industries in Woodridge and CNH in Burr Ridge. During his career, he has been awarded over 10 patents and honored for his innovation and technical competency. He grew up on a farm in Michigan, where he completed the requirements to become an Eagle Scout. His parents, Francis & Danuta raised him to be a responsible contributor to the society and encouraged him to always to stand up for what is right. He and his wife, Joanna who is small business owner, have a 3-year-old daughter. Tom has been a Darien resident since 2011 and in 2015 he became Alderman of Ward 4.