The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Board Member: James Healy
District 5

James Healy
Email:jhealy@dupageco.org
Other Email:jdh@gsrnh.com
Cell Phone:630-202-1162
Fax:630-655-9808
Office Phone:630-655-6000
Term Expires:11-30-2016
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County Committees:

Personal Information

  • Married to Beverly A. Healy (nee Long)
  • Children: David, Eric, and Alayna

Professional Experience

  • Goldstine, Skrodzki, Russian, Nemec & Hoff, Ltd., 1996 - Attorney concentrating in corporate, municipal, and real estate law.
  • DuPage County Board Member - Appointed to County Board May, 1998 and February, 1999. Elected 2000 - present.
  • Griffen & Staat, Ltd., 1992 - 1996 Chicago, Illinois - Attorney concentrating in corporate, municipal, and real estate law.
  • Administrative Assistant, Illinois Secretary of State Jim Edgar, 1984 - 1990

Education

  • The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
  • Juris Doctor, 1993 - Cum Laude
  • Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois
  • B.A. Urban Planning and Political Science, 1982
  • International City Managers Institute / Elmhurst College
  • Certificate of City Management, 1982
  • Charles P. Steinmetz High School, Chicago, Illinois
  • Grace Lutheran Grade School, River Forest, Illinois

Community & Political Activity

  • DuPage County Board Member - District 5
  • Former Commissioner, DuPage County Forest Preserve - District 5
  • Former Alderman, City of DesPlaines, Illinois
  • Northeast Illinois Planning Commission (NIPC)
  • National Association of Counties (NACo)
  • Chairman of National Highway Committee (NACo)
  • National Association of Regional Councils (NARC)
  • Illinois Municipal League - Home Rule Committee
  • Naperville League of Women Voters
  • Naperville Township Committeeman
  • Naperville Chamber of Commerce
  • Aurora Chamber of Commerce
  • Naperville Development Partnership
  • Aurora Economic Development Committee
  • Naperville Exchange Club
  • Naperville Heritage Society
  • Cress Creek Homeowners Association Board of Directors
  • Cub Scout Pack 562
  • Boy Scout Troop 510
  • Member of Saint Athanasios Church, Aurora

Bar Admission 

  • State of Illinois, 1993
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 1993

Professional Associations

  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association