Mr. Swing holds an associate degree in Business Administration from Lake Land College, graduating in 2001. He completed a bachelor’s degree in accounting in 2003 and a master’s degree in business administration in 2004. From Eastern Illinois University. Currently, he holds the position of Chief Financial Officer for Vantage Outsourcing in Effingham, Ill. He began his career as an accounting administrator for United Graphics in 2003 and from there, moved up to commercial sales director in 2006.
In 2008, Swing served as an adjunct professor for Eastern Illinois University, where he taught students how to successfully manage a dynamic and functioning manufacturing environment and helped students to develop continuous improvement models. He joined Pinnacle Foods Corporation in 2007 and held the positions of senior financial analyst, plant controller and finally senior cost manager, where he prioritized capital investments and continuous improvement projects, developed and directed financial teams in four plant locations, and integrated newly acquired companies into the financial structure and systems of the parent company, while creating sound fiscal policy.
Mr. Swing currently sits on the Lake Land College Alumni Association Board, Clear Water Service Corp Board of Directors, the Eastern Illinois University Alumni Association Board and is a volunteer on the Eastern Illinois University Foundation Investment Committee.