Mary Bak - Kinzie Group

Mary Bak

Development Services Advisor



Mary Bak brings more than 28 years of extensive experience in community planning and economic development.  She previously worked as the Director of Planning and Economic Development for the Village of Glenview where she spearheaded various growth initiatives in her tenure, namely the Glenview Naval Air Station land’s redevelopment, now commonly known as “The Glen”.  Mary brings her public sector experience to assist in developing strategies to generate maximum value for distressed real estate and new development opportunities.


B.A. Political Science
Loyola University, Chicago, IL

DePaul University, Chicago, IL


Licensed Attorney, Illinois

Member, Illinois Home Rule Attorneys of the Illinois Municipal League

Board Member, Lambda Alpha International, Ely Chapter