Herbert Brooks

Will County Board

Herbert Brooks

Herbert Brooks was elected Democratic Caucus Chair in 2014. Previously, he served as Will County Board Speaker from 2012 to 2014 and has been a member of the Will County Board since 2008. 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. 

Will County Committee Assignments
• Executive

Community Service
• Joliet Ecumenical Clergy Association (President)
• Joliet Black Chambr of Commerce (CEO)
• Lebanon Baptist District (Superintendent of Evangelism)
• NAACP (Board Member)
• Silver Cross Hospital Community Commission (Member)
• Family Violence Coordinating Council, 12th Judicial Circuit, Will County (Member)
• Health Care Authority Coalition
• Will County Workforce Investment Board (Board Member)
• Joliet Region Interfaith Educational Council
• Faith-Based Committee, Joliet Township High School District #204
• Herbert Brooks, Jr. Christian Education Institute - General Baptist Association
• Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Will County (Board of Directors)