Rhett Taylor

Title: Mayor
Email Rhett Taylor

Current Term Expires: 04/30/2025

B.S. Biology - Wheaton College
M.A. Bioethics - Trinity International University

From 1991 to 2011 he has held a variety of positions in the medical diagnostics industry. Since 2011, he has worked in the pharmaceutical development industry, specifically in Research and Development Quality Assurance. He currently holds a global role that provides R&D Quality support and oversight in the areas of regulatory dossier audits; quality assurance aspects of collaborations, acquisitions and integrations. 

Married with two children

Public Service

  • Mayor (2009 - current)
  • Village Trustee (2001 - 2005, 2007 - 2009)
  • Central Lake County Joint Action Water Agency Board of Directors - Director / Treasurer (present)
  • Economic Development Commission (2003 - 2005)
  • Plan Commission (2005 - 2007)


  • Grayslake Greenery Garden Club
  • Grayslake Historical Society
  • PADS Volunteer
Mayor Taylor