811 W. John Street, Yorkville, IL 60560
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Kendall County Board of Health

Mission Statement

The mission of the Kendall County Health Department is to promote physical health, mental health, environmental health, protect the community’s health, prevent disease, and promote family economic self-sufficiency through both person based services and population based programs.

Vision Statement

Partnering to build a thriving Kendall County where all people have equal opportunity for overall health and well-being.


Values reflect principles that our department display as we interact with co-workers, agency partners, community, businesses, and the public.

Integrity * Accountability * Commitment to Excellence * Inclusion * Compassion

The 11-member Kendall County Board of Health governs the Health Department and meets once each month. The Board of Health provides oversight for programs and activities necessary for the promotion and protection of health and control of disease. The Kendall County Board appoints members who wish to volunteer their time to ensure residents have the best possible access to the Public Health programs they need.

By law, the board must be composed of at least two physicians, one dentist, one county board member, and four citizens-at-large.

President - Karen Kelly
Vice President - Lynn Cullick     Secretary - Karin Gustafson, D.O.    Treasurer - Gabriella Shanahan
   Members Julie Conlin, D.D.S., Jay DeMarco, Jordan Gash, John Gleason, M.D., Andrea Mann, Bobby Richardson, Brooke Shanley 
Board of Health Meetings:

Third Tuesday of month @ 6 pm in the Board Room (Room 202), Kendall County Health Department

811 W. John St., Yorkville, IL 60560

Click here to view meeting schedule.


Board Minutes:

Board of Health Advisory Boards


Organizational Chart
Fraud, Waste, Abuse and Whistle Blower Protection Policy
Serving the Residents of Kendall County Since 1966
811 W. John Street, Yorkville, IL 60560   •   630-553-9100