Green is running on a platform of economic change. A business owner and stock market analyst, he touts his business acumen on his campaign website.
"In 2005, Smart Money Magazine named Dick a top market mover on its annual Power 30 list. Dick has also been quoted regularly in the Wall Street Journal, been a guest on TV shows such as Nightly Business Report with Paul Kangas, and appeared on numerous financial radio shows."
Green has been married for 18 years and he still lives in Winnetka.