Christopher Lentino (Vice President of the Board) currently serves as a legislative research analyst for Alderman Edward M. Burke at the Committee on Finance. Prior to his time at the Committee on Finance, Mr. Lentino worked for numerous political campaigns. He is a graduate of Loyola University with Bachelor’s (2005) and Master’s (2007) degrees in Political Science. He has long had a love of the arts dating back to high school performances. In combining his career with his love of the arts, Mr. Lentino performed a qualitative analysis of the importance of arts education in curriculum development.