Staff
Anthony Burton
Director of Recreational Services

Anthony Burton is the Director of Recreational Services for the Village of Matteson. Prior to his appointment as Director, Anthony was appointed and then elected to the Village’s Board of Trustees where he served for four years. He was the co-founder of Urban Redemption Group LLC and owner of Curves Fitness Center in Chicago’s Woodlawn community which he operated for five years. Anthony has a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from Illinois State University and completed post-baccalaureate course work at DePaul University and The University of Illinois at Chicago in the field of Education and Urban Planning and Policy. He has also coached numerous sports for the last nine years. He is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in the State of Illinois and lives in Matteson with his wife Javonna and their two sons, Anthony and Joshua.