Trustee Nathaniel Hewitt is a long-time resident of Waukegan Township. He attended Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep High School. As the son of former Waukegan Township Highway Commissioner Mike Hewitt and Lake County Commissioner Diane Hewitt, both political activists in their respected fields, Nate is also no stranger to the area of politics.
Trustee Hewitt received his official introduction to Waukegan Township in 2013 when he started as a part-time maintenance worker with the Highway Department.
Having graduated from Carroll University with a bachelor's degree in Educational Studies and currently as a student at the College of Lake County, Trustee Hewitt has acquired a new understanding as to how important a united community is to making positive change.
By following in his parent's footsteps in the political field, Trustee Hewitt aspires to become a strong member of his community and help continue the positive influence that the township has on its community.
Trustee Hewitt is looking forward to serving his first term as a Waukegan Township Trustee.