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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

County Board

Board Member: Yeena Yoo
District 2

Yeena Yoo
Phone:(630) 407-6053
Term Expires:12/07/2026

County Committees:

Professional Information

  • Senior Attorney, Catholic Charities Legal Assistance (present)
  • Senior Attorney and Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Chicago (f/k/a Legal Assistance Foundation) (2009-2016)
  • Clinic Coordinating Attorney, Ascend Justice (f/k/a Domestic Violence Legal Clinic) (2008)
  • Americorps VISTA Attorney, Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago (2007)


  • J.D., Washington University in St. Louis, School of Law (2007)
  • M.S.W., Washington University in St. Louis, School of Social Work (2007)
  • B.A., Psychology, Wellesley College (2001)

Community Activity

  • Commissioner, Elmhurst Senior Citizens Commission
  • York Township Democratic Precinct Committeeperson, Precinct 83
  • Board Member, Elmhurst Heritage Foundation (Elmhurst History Museum)
  • Board Member, Social Work Advisory Group for Trinity Christian College
  • City Council Observer, League of Women Voters-Elmhurst, 2021-2022
  • Chair/Local Lead, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense-Elmhurst, 2020-2022
  • Data Lead and founding member, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense-Elmhurst, 2018-2020
  • Membership Co-Chair, Jackson Elementary School, 2020-2021
  • Board of Directors, Communications Co-Chair, Chicago Wellesley Club, 2016-2021

Personal Information

  • Husband, David Yoo, and children, Theodore and Alexander
  • Resident of Elmhurst