Prior to becoming Trustee, Kristofer served as a Lyon Township Planning Commissioner from 2010, including Secretary, until the 2016 Trustee election. He was part of the Sidewalk & Pathway Sub-Committee and assisted with creating the Township’s Master Plan.
Kristofer is a Civil Engineer and small business owner of Beckett & Raeder, Inc. He specializes in civil engineering for municipalities, schools/universities, public parks, and non-profit institutions. He is active in several professional organizations including Southeast Oakland County Municipal Engineers (SOCME), American Public Works Association (APWA), and the Huron River Watershed Council (HRWC).
Kristofer holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil & Environmental Engineering from the University of Michigan as well as a Master of Business Administration from Wayne State University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the States of Michigan and Ohio.
Kristofer and his wife Kristen have three wonderful children who enjoy camping, bike riding, and searching for Petoskey stones. The entire family is proud to call Lyon Township their home.