Jessica Vealitzek (District 10)

Lake County Board Member
Current Term: 2018-2022


Mail: 18 North County Street, 10th Floor, Waukegan, IL 60085
Phone: 224-406-3250
[email protected]

District 10

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Board member Vealitzek represents the 10th District, which includes portions of Mundelein, Hawthorn Woods, Round Lake Park, Wauconda, Long Grove, and Lake Zurich. She has been on the board since 2018. Her priorities include environmental stewardship, infrastructure investment, and responsible government. She currently serves as Chair of the Ethics & Oversight Committee; Vice-Chair of the Financial & Administrative Committee; and as a member of the Law & Judicial, Public Works, Planning & Transportation, and Rules committees. She has a B.A. from Lake Forest College, an M.F.A. from Roosevelt University, and a certification in Secondary English Education from National-Louis University.

Elected Offices

  • Lake County Board  (2018 present) 
  • Lake County Forest Preserves Board (2018 - present)

Lake County Committees


  • Ethics and Oversight, Chair
  • Financial and Administrative, Vice-Chair
  • Law and Judicial
  • Public Works, Planning and Transportation
  • Reapportionment
  • Rules


  • Ad Hoc Drainage District Consolidation Committee
  • Complete Count Committee, 2020 Census
  • Energy and Environment
  • Special Committee on COVID-19 Relief

Forest Preserve District Committees


  • Operations, Chair
  • Diversity and Cultural Awareness
  • Legislative
  • Preservation Foundation of the Lake County Forest Preserve District, Voting Member


  • Ethics
  • Planning
  • Rules
  • Strategic Plan Steering Committee

Special Appointments & Other Public Service

  • Lake County Children’s Advocacy Center, board member
  • Lake County Partners
  • Lake County Partners Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Task Force