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Michael Antonio Canganelli

Michael Antonio Canganelli, American lawyer, public information officer. Recipient Founders' Day Academy Achievement award Indiana University, 1974, Outstanding Performance award, 1983, Quality Step Increase award, 1987, Federal Emergency Management Agency; named one of nominees for Congressional Excalibur award, 1984; Gladys Isaacs Memorial scholar West Lafayette Indiana Senior High School, 1970.


Canganelli, Michael Antonio was born on December 1, 1951 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Vincent G. and Beverly Janice (Neal) Canganelli.


Bachelor, Indiana University, 1974. Juris Doctor, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1978.


With Wyoming State Office Bureau Land Management, unites states department Interior, 1979-1981;with, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Chicago, 1981-1987;staff attorney, Hyatt Legal Superior vena cava syndrome, Chicago, 1987-1988;managing attorney, Hyatt Legal Superior vena cava syndrome, Chicago, 1988-1989;associate, Klimek & Richiardi, Ltd., Chicago, 1984-1987;private practice law, Chicago, since 1982;public service administrator, Illinois Department Employment Security, Chicago, since 1998. Hearings referee administrative law judge Illinois Department Employment Security, Chicago, 1990-1998.


Chief union contract spokesperson AFGE Local #1626 on Federal Emergency Management Agency, R5 Labor Management Agreement 1983-1985. Member attorney bargaining unit local #1006 American Federation of State, 1991-1992, 96-97, delegate council, 1997, district leader Primerico Finance Service at Federal Emergency Management Agency, since 2003. Member Chicago Bar Association (chair administrative law, chair administrative law judges, vice chair solo and small firm practice committee 2003-2004), Illinois Administrative Law Judges (member of board 1990-1999), Kent College Law Alumni Association, Indiana University College Arts and Scis Alumni Association, Knights (4th degree).


Married Toni Milana Oxley, August 29, 1971 (divorced February 1982). Married Debra Ellen Krulik, February 9, 1982 (divorced February 1990). Married Gail Denise Dent Sturgeon, November 28, 1992.

Children: Joseph, David, Anastasia, Peter, Eli, Jeffrey, Alexandra.