Susan Snell Barnes

Susan Snell Barnes is president and owner of the Landmark Group of Illinois, Inc., and Landmark Listings, Inc., private real estate businesses specializing in historic properties in the Chicago suburbs. She was formerly a bank CEO, engineer and architect, and has over two decades of experience in finance, real estate development and rural/historic preservation. Ms. Barnes serves on the boards of several civic and educational institutions including the Fox Valley Symphony and Illinois Math & Science Academy. She also serves as a special advisor to President Bush on historic preservation and as the vice chairman of the US Base Closure Commission.