Liz Hunter, Vice Chair

District 6 Board Member

Personal Life

  • 2nd generation Saluki
  • Grew up in Jefferson County
  • Moved to Carbondale in 1999


  • 2006-2010: Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Master of Science in Education, Higher Education Administration
  • 1999-2003: Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Communication Design

Professional Life

  • Assistant Director, Communications - Southern Illinois University, Undergraduate Admissions
  • School of Art and Design Art Advisory Board
  • Jackson County League of Women Voters
  • Jackson County Mental Health (708) Board

"Raised in a family committed to serving the public, I feel it is my duty to participate in any way I can to maintain and better the communities we live in. I will represent the residents of the 6th District and greater Jackson County professionally and diligently, considering all aspects of the issues. Working together with other Board members to create solutions is my first goal as a member of the Jackson County Board."