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Steve Cirulis - Bio

Steve Cirulis*, Member
Term 2017-2025 (2nd term)

Steve Cirulis has lived in Winnetka for over ten years. He and his wife, Suzy have three children, two of which attend Carleton Washburne School. Steve is the CFO at Potbelly Sandwich Works, where he is responsible for driving growth and improving the company's performance. He has held senior strategy and general management roles at Panera Bread, McDonald's Corporation and Gap Inc., as well as Prophet, a brand and marketing consultancy. Steve earned an MBA in finance and marketing from Kellogg Graduate School of Management and a B.A. in economics and political science from Northwestern University. He is a founding member of The Nora Project, a nonprofit which aims to teach students empathy and create friendships between them and their peers with disabilities.