Leon Halatek, CPA, is WNIJ / WNIU's Grant Administrator/ Accountant. In the past he has served as an auditor, financial analyst, and spent four years teaching international business in China. Now rooted in DeKalb with his wife and young son, Leon grew up in Buffalo Grove, studied accounting at Northern Illinois University, and spent a couple of years in Champaign-Urbana. In his spare time, Leon enjoys classic movies, traveling, amateur photography, and playing finger-style blues guitar. In his current position, Leon especially appreciates being able to contribute finance and accounting support to an organization that serves its community.