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File #: 17-0686    Version: 1 Name: Resolution recommending the appointment of Vance D. Wyatt as a member of the Lake County Board, representing District 14, and as a member of the Law and Judicial Committee, Ethics and Oversight Committee, and Diversity and Inclusion Committee.
Type: appointment Status: Passed
File created: 6/7/2017 In control: Lake County Board
On agenda: Final action: 6/13/2017
Title: Resolution recommending the appointment of Vance D. Wyatt as a member of the Lake County Board, representing District 14, and as a member of the Law and Judicial Committee, Rules Committee, Ethics and Oversight Committee, and Diversity and Inclusion Committee.
Attachments: 1. Vance Wyatt - Resume

Title

Resolution recommending the appointment of Vance D. Wyatt as a member of the Lake County Board, representing District 14, and as a member of the Law and Judicial Committee, Rules Committee, Ethics and Oversight Committee, and Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

 

Body

RESOLUTION

 

WHEREAS, due to the passing of Audrey H. Nixon, there now exists a vacancy in the District 14 County Board seat; and

 

WHEREAS, at the request of the Chairman, the County Board created the Chairman’s Ad Hoc Advisory Committee on the District 14 Vacancy, appointing County Board Members Carol Calabresa, Mary Ross Cunningham, Sandy Hart and Aaron Lawlor, Clerk of the Circuit Court Erin Cartwright-Weinstein, and Chairman of the Lake County Democratic Party State Senator Terry Link; and

 

WHEREAS, the ad hoc committee received applications from 11 candidates, interviewed four, and recommended the appointment of Vance D. Wyatt to your Chairman; and

 

WHEREAS, your Chairman recommends Vance D. Wyatt be appointed to represent the County’s 14th District on the County Board; and

 

WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 5/25-11 of the Election Code, Vance D. Wyatt shall serve for the remainder of the unexpired term; and

 

WHEREAS, your Chairman also recommends the appointment of Vance D. Wyatt to fill the vacancies on the Law and Judicial Committee, the Ethics and Oversight Committee, and the Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by this County Board of Lake County, Illinois, that Vance D. Wyatt is hereby appointed as the District 14 representative on the Lake County Board, and as a member of the Law and Judicial Committee, Rules Committee, Ethics and Oversight Committee, and Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

 

DATED, at Waukegan, Lake County, Illinois, on this 13th day of June, A.D., 2017.