Audrey Nixon (District 14)

Audrey Nixon

Lake County Board Member

Mail: 18 North County Street, 10th Floor, Waukegan, IL 60085
Office Phone: 847-244-9517
Home: 847-689-1297
Fax: 847-689-1443
Board member Nixon represents Park City and portions of North Chicago, Waukegan, and Gurnee. She has been on the board since 1982. She is the long-time chair of the Law and Judicial Committee. Her main priorities are jobs and affordable housing.

Elected Offices

  • Lake County Board (1982-present)
  • Forest Preserve District (1982-present)

Memberships & Other Public Service

  • School Board Member
  • Enterprise Commission, Chair
  • Minority Affairs Commission
  • Private Industry Council
  • National Association of Counties Justice and Public Safety Steering Committee
  • Illinois Association of Park Districts
  • North Chicago Leadership Council - North Chicago
  • District 187 Steering Committee
  • NAACP Emblem Chapter 140
  • BET Organization
  • Shawall Court #4 Daughter of Isis
  • League of Women Voters​
  • Waukegan Township Coalition to Reduce Recidivism, past President

Lake County Committees


  • Law and Judicial, Chair
  • Ethics and Oversight
  • Ad Hoc Diversity and Inclusion
  • Rules


  • Lake County Board, Vice-Chair
  • Health and Community Services
  • Financial and Administrative
  • Rules

Forest Preserve District Committees


  • Assistant Treasurer
  • Diversity and Cultural Awareness, Chair
  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Rules


  • Graduated from the Scientific School of Beauty Culture
  • Continuing education classes

Personal & Other Information

  • Member of Christian Valley Missionary Baptist Church
  • Cosmetician in North Chicago