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Andy McKenna

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Andy McKenna
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Chairman of Illinois Republican Party
Former chairman
In office
2005-2009
PartyRepublican
PredecessorJudy Baar Topinka
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Notre Dame
OtherNorthwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Personal
ProfessionBusiness Executive
Websites
Andy McKenna for Governor Campaign website
Andy McKenna is an Illinois Republican and business executive, formerly the chair of the Illinois Republican party. McKenna ran for Governor of Illinois in 2010.[1] He lost in the primary election.

Education

  • University of Notre Dame
  • Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management

Career

Andy McKenna has been the non-executive Chairman of the Board of McDonald's Corporation.[2] He is also the Chairman of Schwarz Supply Source, a printer, converter, producer and distributor.[3] Mr. McKenna, 79, joined McDonald's Board in 1991 and is a nominee for the class of 2012. He is also a director of Aon Corporation and Skyline Corporation. He is a founding co-chairman of the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center and Rebuilding Together and is on the Board of Trustees for Rush University Medical Center. He is a former Director of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.[4]

From 2005 through 2009, McKenna served as the Chair of the Illinois GOP.

Elections

2010

See also: Illinois gubernatorial election, 2010 and Gubernatorial elections, 2010
2010 Race for Governor - Republican Primary[5]
Candidates Percentage
Adam Andrzekewski (R) 14.5%
Green check mark.jpg Bill Brady (R) 20.3%
Kirk Dillard (R) 20.2%
Andy McKenna (R) 19.3%
Dan Proft (R) 7.7%
Jim Ryan (R) 17.0%
Robert Schillerstorm (R) 1.0%
Total votes 767,485

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