Champaign County, Illinois
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Champaign County Board

Pattsi Petrie, Chair
James Quisenberry, Vice-Chair

The County Board Chair, with the advice and consent of the County Board makes appointments to certain governmental bodies.

The closing date for accepting applications is the third Friday of the month prior to the Committee of the Whole meeting of the month in which the appointment is to take place. 

For instance:  If the Committee of the Whole meeting is in June, then the deadline for applications would be the third Friday in May.

Please See Individual Press Release for Specific Date of Application Deadline

The County Board Chair reserves the right to change the application deadline, if deemed necessary.

Please return completed applications to:

Champaign County Administrative Services
Attn:  County Board Appointment Request
Brookens Administrative Center
1776 E. Washington St.
Urbana, IL 61802-4581
Follow this link for map and directions to Brookens

For further information regarding County Board Appointments please contact the County Board Office at (217) 384-3772 or by email at

Additional Information (click on the link for more information)
County Board Resolution No. 3438 "A Non-Binding Resolution for Determination of Political Affiliation"
Gender Balance Appointment Act

Select the Appointed Body below and then press the GO button:

Posted information includes Appointees, Terms of Office, Contact Information, Qualifications for Appointment, Statutory Reference and Application for Appointment.

Click here for currently vacant appointments.

Click here for appointments that expire in 2016.



Term of Office: 4 Years

  1. Members of the Board shall be residents of Champaign County.
  2. As nearly as possible, members should be representative of interested groups of the community such as local health departments; medical societies; local comprehensive health planning agencies; hospital boards; lay associations concerned with mental health, developmental disabilities and substance abuse; as well as the general public.
  3. No member may be a full-time or part-time employee of the Illinois Department of Human Services or a board member, employee or any other individual receiving compensation from any facility or service operating under contract to the board.

The statutory title of this Board is “The Community Mental Health Board.”

STATUTORY REFERENCE: 405 ILCS 20/0.1 et seq.

Follow this link for an application

Click here for a list of members

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