Director and At-Large Executive Committee Member, Oak Park River Forest Chamber of Commerce
Term: Serving first term, expiring 12/31/18
Committee: Membership, Executive
Leadership Role(s): Retention Committee Co-Chair
Member Organization: Palmgren Acupuncture
Attorney turned acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist Lynn Palmgren is a co-owner of Palmgren Acupuncture in Oak Park. Her practice focuses on acupuncture for pain management, weight loss, and insomnia. She owns Palmgren Acupuncture with her husband Nick Arestopoulos who is also an acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist. She has a Master's from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago, and is a Diplomat of Oriental Medicine.
Lynn started the Relieve Stress at Work Program, an outreach program that provides on-site ear acupuncture to local businesses and non-profits. This program began in 2015 and has helped employees at over a dozen businesses and non-profits in the Oak Park area.
Prior to serving on the Chamber's Board, Lynn served as a Commissioner on the Village of Oak Park's Board of Health. She is also a volunteer at the Oak Park-River Forest Food Pantry.
She lives in Forest Park.