302 N. Chicago Street
Herbert Brooks, Jr., District 8 (D-Joliet), County Board Speaker
Brooks was elected County Board Speaker in 2012 and has been a member of the County Board since 2008.
Herbert and his wife, Gwen, have been married since November 1, 1974. He and Gwen are the parents of five children and eight grandchildren. A graduate of LaSalle University of Chicago with a Bachelor Degree in Business and John Marshall Law School with a certificate of completion in Social Law, Chicago.
Herbert has been Pastor of St. John M. B. Church since May, 1990.
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