Charles "Chuck" Bartels (District 10)

Chuck Bartels D10

Lake County Board Member

Mail: 18 North County Street, 10th Floor, Waukegan, IL 60085
Office phone: 847-980-4519
Fax: 847-360-7322
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Board member Bartels represents portions of Mundelein, Hawthorn Woods, Round Lake Park, Wauconda, and Long Grove. Chuck was elected to the county board in 2014. He was CEO of Manpower's franchise in Lake County and later led Global CSR for ManpowerGroup.

Chuck's priorities include: a professional, collaborative, and attractive business environment to retain and attract good jobs; fiscal responsibility - maintaining AAA bond rating; multi-modal transportation infrastructure; preserving natural resources and sustainability.

Elected Offices

  • Lake County Board (2014-present)
  • Forest Preserve District (2014-present)

Memberships & Other Public Service

  • Lake County Partners for economic development
  • Lake County Transportation Alliance
  • College of Lake County Foundation
  • Lake County Strategic Consensus Project
  • Save Great Lakes Naval Training Center
  • Lake County Project Self Sufficiency
  • United Way of Lake County
  • Alverno College​
  • Zacharias Center

Lake County Committees


  • Financial and Administrative, Vice-Chair
  • Planning, Building and Zoning
  • Law and Judicial
  • Ad Hoc Diversity and Inclusion Committee


  • Ethics, Chair

Forest Preserve District Committees


  • Ethics, Chair
  • Operations


  • John Carroll University, Cleveland, OH. B.S. Physics, Chemistry and Math (education)
  • University of Illinois, Urban-Champaign, IL, 2008. M.Ed. Global Human Resources Development. Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Personal & Other Information

  • Married to Teresa Hall Bartels
  • 5 adult sons, 9 grandchildren