Lawrence Bass (PTHS '71) Inducted Into Tilghman Hall of Fame
Because of his desire to repay his debt of gratitude to those who motivated him to pursue his dreams, Mr. Bass returned to school graduating from Northwestern University in 2009 earning his teacher certification. Since 2009, Mr. Bass has worked in the Chicago Public School System as a high school physics and pre-engineering teacher at Harlan Community Academy and Lindblom Math and Science Academy where he currently is employed.
In addition to his new career in education, Mr. Bass also serves as a partner on the Social Venture Partners-Chicago, a group of investors, entrepreneurs, business professionals, and educators who invest time, expertise, and money to innovative nonprofits that have the potential to make meaningful and sustainable improvements to the Chicagoland community.
Engineer, entrepreneur, and teacher - congratulations to Mr. Lawrence Bass, Tilghman class of 1971.