Knox alumni in local politics

From: Highland Park Patch

West Deerfield Township Supervisor Julie Morrison of Deerfield… met with more than 75 citizens recently while campaigning for the Democratic nomination to succeed retiring Sen. Susan Garret … John Straus, a Highland Park native who lives in Deerfield, has known Morrison since their student days at Knox College. He learned she was running when he saw her Saturday and his endorsement was immediate. “She is well versed in local government and has the necessary experience to be doing this,” Straus said. …