Meet Mike Rummel

Mike Rummel has served as a Lake County Board Member representing District 12 and as Lake County Forest Preserve Commissioner since his election in 2012.

Since being elected in 2012, he has helped save taxpayer’s money by reducing taxes and reducing budgets, secured the Metra UP-N Line afternoon express trains out of the Lake Forest area, and ushered initiatives to protect our valued forest preserves. Rummel has gained experience and leadership skills on numerous other committees on the Lake County Board, such as Chair of the Financial and Administrative Committee, Vice-Chair of the Revenue, Records, and Legislation Committee, Rules Committee, and the Ad Hoc Government Reform Implementation Committee.