Meet Janet Kilkelly

Elect Committed & Proven Leadership

  • I am responsive to the needs of our diverse community
  • I am driven by the needs of Waukegan, not a “fatter” pension
  • I pledge to bring transparency and integrity to the office
  • I will deliver services efficiently and lead a seamless transition

Elected positions of trust within the community

  • Waukegan Park District – Commissioner/President/Treasurer – 14 years
  • Waukegan Township – Trustee – 4 years
  • Waukegan Port District (appointed by Governor) – Board Member/Treasurer – 5 years

Former Business Owner/Entrepreneur

Corporate Customer Service Professional

  • Customer Service / Corporate & nonprofit
  • City of Lake Forest, Libertyville Main Street, Waukegan Main Street, Barat College, Abbott Laboratories, Cherry Corp, Lake Forest Graduate School of Management

Community Advocate
40+ years volunteerism in the community, includes Waukegan Park District, Waukegan Main Street, Waukegan Public Library, Carnegie Preservation Project, Waukegan Community Players, St Martin de Porres High School, Holy Child High School Remembered committee, State of Illinois Educational Surrogate, precinct committeeman


  • B.A. Lake Forest College
  • A.A. College of Lake County

Spouse: Larry Kilbane Daughters: Lauren & Margaret

Action Center