John F. Poelking, Director
Mr. John F. Poelking is the Chief Operating Officer for Maryville Academy. Prior to joining Maryville, John served as the Budget Director for the University of Chicago. Before that, he had spent most of his career at Tribune Broadcasting in Chicago where his last position was Vice President of Finance. He also spent 15 years at WGN-TV. His business background coupled with his desire to further Maryville’s mission led him to take on the operations responsibilities for Maryville in November 2011.
John has a MM/MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, a BS in Accounting from Northern Illinois University and is a CPA.