Employee Appeals Board
Any public comment can be made in person or by submission to firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (312) 603-7876 on or before 1:30 p.m. on the date of the meeting. Any and all submissions made by the public will be read into the recording of the public meeting. The open session recording will be promptly posted to the Employee Appeals Board website for the public to view.
EAB 4-28-2020 Part 1
EAB 4-28-2020 Part 1 (Audio)
EAB 04-28-2020 Part 2
EAB 04-28-2020 Part 2 (Audio)
Title Employee Appeals Board
Contact Name G. A. Finch
Contact Title Chairperson
Contact Email EmployeeAppeals.Board@cookcountyil.gov
Function The Employee Appeals Board exists to hear career service employees' appeals of termination for cause, demotion and suspensions of 11 days or more.
Member Name Appointed By Position
G. A. Finch Cook County Board President Chairperson
Michelle Whatley Cook County Board President Member
Arthur Wheatley Cook County Board President Member
Gregory Zyvert Cook County Board President Member
Term Six Years
Confirmation Yes, by Cook County Board
Compensation Members earn $500 per official meeting of the Employee Appeals Board attended, not to exceed $12,000.
Qualifications No. Selection exclusively at the discretion of the Cook County President
Composition Five (5) members, all appointed by the President of Cook County Board of Commissioners
Authority Section 44-59 of Cook County Code of Ordinances