Earlean Collins (1st)

Main Office:

118 N. Clark Street Room 567
Chicago, IL 60602
Phone: (312) 603-4566
Fax: (312) 603-3696

District Office:

5943 Madison Street
Chicago, IL 60644
Phone: (773) 626-2184
Fax: (773) 626-2407

Phone: (312) 603-4566
Email: earlean.collins@cookcountyil.gov

1st District

Committee Chair

  • Criminal Justice
  • Workforce, Job Development & Training Opportunities

Committee Membership

  • Finance – Litigation
  • Tax Delinquency
  • Human Relations

Committee of the Whole Membership (comprised of all commissioners)

  • Criminal Justice
  • Finance
  • Health & Hospitals
  • Homeland Security and Emergency Management
  • Legislation and Intergovernmental Relations
  • Roads & Bridges
  • Zoning & Buildings

Committee Proceedings
For information on the activities of the Committees of the Board of Commissioners, visit the Secretary of the Board website.

Forest Preserve District Board
All Cook County Board Members also sit as Board Members for the Forest Preserve District. Please visit the Forest Preserve website for more information on their board activities.


  • University of Illinois, B.S.

Prior Work History

  • Illinois State Senator
  • Assistant Administrator of Department of Children and Family Services