Residing in Lyon Township for 60 years, John has made it his mission to serve his community and family with diligence, dedication, and reliability.
John is currently serving his 2nd term as Trustee for the Township. Prior to being elected to the Board, John served on the Township DDA for two years. As a Trustee, he has been an active member on the Pathway Committee, Sign Committee, and the Water Protection Committee.
John graduated from South Lyon High School in 1971. He has been married to his wife Nancy for 27 years. They have been blessed with three children and one grandchild. John established South Lyon Fence Company in 1983, and with Nancy, has owned and operated the business in Lyon Township for 30 years. John has been fortunate enough to both live and run his business in Lyon Township. As a Board Member, he feels it has been a unique opportunity to provide first-hand experience to the Board of Trustees as it makes decisions that affect local businesses and residents alike. In his spare time, John enjoys relaxing at his cottage up north or here at his home in Lyon Township, in the company of his family and friends.
While always keeping true to his mission, John states, "A strategic plan for the future is essential so that Lyon Township will continue to be a great place to live and raise our families. I have been honored to be a part of that future."