Economic Development Commission

The Economic Development Commission is a statutory committee established under MCLA 125.1604. Its purposes are set forth under Chapter 276.02 to alleviate and prevent unemployment, assist and retain industries and commerce, revitalize the economy of the Township, and provide means and methods for accomplishing such objectives. See Chapter 276, code of Ordinances. 


  • Timothy Backhurst, Secretary
  • Kyle Murphy, Recording Secretary
  • Tim Tomlinson, Attorney
  • Paul Gieleghem, Treasurer
  • Fred Drankoski
  • Nicholas Mattei 
  • Julia Oody 
  • Henry Sommerstorfer
  • Rodney Tolbert