John O’Connor, Editorial Director, Vice President and Associate Publisher
Phone: (847) 559-2884, ext. 202
900 Skokie Blvd., Suite 114
Northbrook, IL 60062-4014
John is the editorial director, vice president and associate publisher of McKnight’s Senior Living and McKnight’s Long-Term Care News. He joined McKnight’s in 1990. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois, where he was introduced to journalism, late-night bull sessions and many of his closest friends. Before McKnight’s, John worked at a weekly newspaper in Chicago. An avid reader and sports fan, he has a weakness for magazines, biographies and almost anything containing chocolate. John lives in the Chicago area with his wife, Layne. They have two adult children.