Thomas Field was elected Vice President of Development for Jewish Council for Youth Services for 2009-2010, an organization serving children throughout the Chicagoland and North Shore Communities, whereby the organization provides pre-school, before and after school care, activities, summer camps (day and overnight) as well as programs for ADHD and at risk youths.  Tom’s role to capital raise in uncertain economic times serves as a compliment to his persuasive abilities, passion for this cause and vast network of personal and professional contacts.  Tom previously served as the Chairman of the Scholarship Committee where he revamped the protocol for reviewing scholarship applications to ensure the most needy families received the most scholarship dollars available while keeping the organization on budget.