Diane Hewitt (District 2)

Lake County Board Member
Current Term: 2016-2020


Mail: 18 North County Street, 10th Floor, Waukegan, IL 60085
Cell phone: 224-627-0883


District 2

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Board member Hewitt represents portions of Waukegan, Gurnee, Beach Park, and Zion. She has been on the board since 2008. She currently serves on the Law and Judicial committee, Health and Community Services committee, and the Public Works, Planning & Transportation committee. 
Her main priorities are fiscal responsibility, transportation, and economic growth.

Elected Offices

  • Lake County Board (2008-present)
  • Lake County Forest Preserve (2008-present)

Forest Preserve District Committees


  • Planning


  • Education, Cultural Resources, and Public Affairs
  • Operations

Lake County Committees


  • Law and Judicial
  • Health and Community Services
  • Public Works, Planning and Transportation


  • Public Works and Transportation, Vice-Chair
  • Financial and Administrative
  • Rules
  • Ad Hoc Legislative, Co-Chair
  • Ad Hoc Government Reform Implementation Committee
  • Planning, Building and Zoning
  • Revenue, Records and Legislation, Chair

Special Appointments

  • Housing and Community Development Commission
  • Lake County Stormwater Management Commission
  • Solid Waste Agency of Lake County, Alternate