Kurt Buchholz was born and raised in Glen Ellyn. He and his wife Lisa have three children. His daughter Kaila is a kindergarten teacher, daughter Kassie is a senior at University of Wisconsin Platteville and son Kent is an eighth grader at Hadley Junior High. Kurt has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing from North Central College. Kurt is an agency owner for Allstate Insurance and has sold insurance in Glen Ellyn for 29 years.
Kurt has served on many local civic boards including being President of the Rotary Club of Glen Ellyn, President of the Glen Ellyn Rotary Foundation, and President of Faith Lutheran Church. He also served on the Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners. Kurt was the co-founder of the Glen Ellyn Children’s Community Resource Center and also served on their board. He has coached Glen Ellyn youth baseball and soccer. He is currently coaching basketball for the Glen Ellyn Titans organization. Kurt enjoys fishing, watching basketball and can’t wait for the latest issue of Sports Illustrated to arrive each week.
Kurt currently serves on the District 41 board as Vice President.