John B. Kennedy

President and CEO

Open Channel Software


board member

preservation league of evanston

When did you join the YJC Board?

1984 or 1985

Why did you join the YJC Board?

Made sense at the time and continues to hold my attention.

What is your occupation?

President of a medical device software business that provides services into the hemodialysis market.

What was your first job?

Construction laborer

What did you learn from your first job?

When the boss is tough on you, it may be because he or she wants to help you develop a sense of pride in doing something well.