Ryan A. Buxton, a Steger resident for 14 years, was appointed as a Trustee on June 2, 2014 after serving as Village Treasurer since August 2013. He was raised in Steger Estates and returned to Steger after serving on active duty as a U.S. Naval Officer specializing in logistics, supply and financial management. As a reservist, he was recalled to serve on active duty in Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates in 2003. Ryan and his wife Lisa stay very busy raising three young children.

Ryan is an internal audit manager in Commercial Banking at JP Morgan Chase focusing on internal operational and technology controls supporting the business. He also co-owns Buxton Homes which renovates Steger foreclosures for resale or rental purposes.

Ryan earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Northwestern University in 1994. He also received a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix in 1999 while serving as an active duty Naval Officer in San Diego.