The Laatz Family Foundation is an advisory fund established by Ted and Abby Laatz. The purpose of the fund is to support both Christian organizations and charitable organizations which contribute to the physical, educational and spiritual well-being of children.
Ted Laatz is a graduate of Marmion Military Academy and Bradley University, where he earned a degree in Business Administration. In addition, Mr. Laatz graduated with distinction from the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul University where he earned a Masters of Business Administration with dual concentrations in both Entrepreneurship and Strategy, Execution & Valuation.
Mr. Laatz is currently the Chief Operations Officer for United Real Estate, a national organization operating company owned brokerages and various franchise operated locations throughout the U.S.
Abby Siegert Laatz, originally from Rock Island, Illinois, graduated from Bradley University with a degree in psychology. She continued her education at the Montessori Education Centers Associated in Hinsdale, Illinois. Mrs. Laatz was a teacher in the Aurora area and created an E-Commerce business and direct sales business in the years following the birth of their children. She now is serving as a volunteer for several organizations.
The Laatz’ have four children – Michael, Charlie, Thomas and Lizzie.