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Board of Directors

MTA is governed by a Board of Directors, comprised of elected township officials who are elected every four years at district caucus meetings held at the Annual Educational Conference. The Board of Directors hires an executive director, adopts legislative policies, and oversees Association services and finances.


dougmansfieldweb.jpgDoug Mansfield, President (Supervisor, Union Township, Grand Traverse Co.) 

diane_randall.jpgDiane Randall, 1st Vice President (Supervisor, Roscommon Township, Roscommon Co.) 

Ken Gauthier, 2nd Vice President (Supervisor, Sanborn Township, Alpena Co.)

jeffsorensen.jpgJeffrey SorensenTreasurer (Supervisor, Charter Township of Cooper, Kalamazoo Co.)

Peter Kleiman, Secretary (Supervisor, Harris Township, Menominee Co.)


2015_linda_preston_photo_small.jpgLinda Preston (Supervisor, Pokagon Township, Cass Co.) 


doug_merchant.jpgDoug Merchant (Supervisor, Arcada Township, Gratiot Co.)

Denny Olson (Supervisor, Charter Township of Breitung, Dickinson Co.)

bill_renn.jpgBill Renn (Supervisor, Chandler Township, Huron Co.) 


steve_karpiak_web.jpgSteve Karpiak Jr.
, District 1 (Supervisor, Osceola Township, Houghton Co.)

2015_jim_nankervis_small.jpgJim Nankervis
, District 2 (Supervisor, Ishpeming Township, Marquette Co.)

pete_kleiman_cropped.jpgPeter Kleiman, District 3 (Supervisor, Harris Township, Menominee Co.)

Marilyn Strickland, District 4 (Treasurer, Newton Township, Mackinac Co.)

harold_koviak_web.jpgHarold Koviak
, District 5 (Supervisor, Burt Township, Cheboygan Co.)

bill_white_web.jpgBill White, District 6 (Supervisor, Elk Rapids Township, Antrim Co.)

kengauthierforweb.jpgKen Gauthier, District 7 (Supervisor, Sanborn Township, Alpena Co.)

Susanne Courtade, District 8 (Clerk, East Bay Township, Grand Traverse Co.)

steveebelsweb.jpgSteve Ebels, District 9 (Clerk, Clam Union Township, Missaukee Co.)

diane_randall.jpgDiane Randall, District 10 (Supervisor, Roscommon Township, Roscommon Co.)

connie_cargill_for_web.jpgConnie Cargill, District 11 (Treasurer, Golden Township, Oceana Co.)

yo_bellingar_small.jpgYulanda "Yo" Bellingar, District 12 (Clerk, Morton Township, Mecosta Co.)

dennis_bragiel_web.jpgDennis Bragiel, District 13 (Supervisor, Kawkawlin Township, Bay Co.)

larry_krohn_for_web.jpgLarry Krohn, District 14 (Supervisor, Oliver Township, Huron Co.)

hondorp_for_web.jpgJoel Hondorp, District 15 (Clerk, Byron Township, Kent Co.)

kevin_beeson_for_web.jpgKevin Beeson, District 16 (Supervisor, Pine River Township, Gratiot Co.)

joanneboehlersmall.jpgJoanne Boehler, District 17 (Treasurer, James Township, Saginaw Co.)

billdeater.jpgBill Deater, District 18 (Supervisor, Grant Township, St. Clair Co.)

jeffsorensen.jpgJeffrey Sorensen, District 19 (Supervisor, Charter Township of Cooper, Kalamazoo Co.)

patti_schafer.jpgPatti Jo Schafer, District 20 (Supervisor, Eagle Township, Clinton Co.)

paulinebennettsmall.jpgPauline Bennett, District 21 (Clerk, Addison Township, Oakland Co.)

barbara_rose_web.jpgBarbara Rose, District 22 (Supervisor, Covert Township, Van Buren Co.)

don_rogers_web.jpgDon Rogers, District 23 (Treasurer, Coldwater Township, Branch Co.)

al_boggs_small.jpgAl Boggs, District 24 (Supervisor, Rome Township, Lenawee Co.)

lance_schuhmacher_web.jpgLance Schuhmacher, District 25 (Trustee, Oceola Township, Livingston Co.)

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