As manager of more than 200 employees at a multimillion-dollar waste management corporation, Ernie Lopez has substantial expertise in negotiation, organization, and human resources.

A Steger resident for almost 30 years, Ernie and his wife, Maureen, have raised their five sons in Steger.

-Basketball coach, Steger Recreation 20+ years

-Steger Little League Baseball Coach 10+ years

-Past president, Steger Little League Baseball

-Basketball and baseball coach, Marian Catholic High School 2000-2002

‚Äč-Marian Catholic High School graduate 1979