Judy Martini (District 5)

Lake County Board Member
Current Term: 2018-2022


Mail: 18 North County Street, 10th Floor, Waukegan, IL 60085
Office: 847-354-1112


District 5

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Board Member Martini represents the 5th District, which includes areas of Fox Lake, Ingleside, Lakemoor, Volo, and portions of Wauconda, Lake Villa, Round Lake, and Spring Grove. She served on the board from 1994 to 2008, and again since 2016. She currently serves on the Energy and Environment, Legislative and Rules committees. Her main priorities are fiscal responsibility and transparency, promoting tourism and economic growth, protecting natural resources and helping those less fortunate, including expanding programs for homeless veterans, mental health services and senior housing choices. She has been a Lake County resident for more than 60 years, resides in Fox Lake and has one son.

Elected Offices

  • Lake County Board District 5 (2016-present)
  • Lake County Board District 1 (1994-2008)
  • Lake County Forest Preserve (1994-2008; 2016-present)

Lake County Committees


  • Energy and Environment
  • Legislative
  • Rules


  • Legislation and Intergovernmental Affairs, Chair
  • Planning, Building and Zoning, Chair
  • Rules, Chair
  • Ethics and Oversight, Vice-Chair
  • Law and Judicial, Vice-Chair
  • Legislative, Vice-Chair
  • Planning, Building and Zoning, Vice-Chair
  • Public Works and Transportation, Vice-Chair
  • Health and Community Services

Forest Preserve District Committees


  • Finance
  • Illinois Association of Park Districts, Liaison
  • Planning
  • Rules
  • Ethics
  • Legislative
  • Operations

Special Appointments & Other Public Service

  • Lake County Affordable Housing Commission, Former Member
  • Lake County Housing Authority, Former Member
  • Legislative Aide, District 64
  • Stormwater Management Commission, Alternate