Boards & Committees
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees is the main governing body of Humboldt Township. It consists of your elected officials: Supervisor, Clerk, Treasurer, and two Trustees.
Your elected officials are:
Supervisor: Tom Prophet
Clerk: Sarah Etelamaki
Treasurer: Paul Alto
Trustee: Peter Koski
Trustee: Jeffrey Ogea
Township Board Meetings are held at the Township Hall 244 County Road FAF, Champion, MI on the Second Monday of each month at 7PM.
Back Row: Steve Bartanen, Bill Gierut, Jeff Prophet, Gary Laitala
Front Row: Zach Quayle, Jenni Quayle, Dillon Vial, Brett Kyllonen, Brooke Tarvainen
Not Pictured:Jim Carlisle, Joe Derocha, Will Derocha, Roy Pascoe, Sanford Pesola, Bill Robson, Craig Thompson, Dave Wasie, Matt Zumpf
Fire Department Officers
Annually the Fire Department votes for the following officer positions:
Chief: Steve Bartanen
Assistant Chief: Dillon Vial
Secretary: Bill Gierut
Treasurer: Brett Kyllonen
Training Officer: Jeff Prophet
Did I mention that all the members of the Fire Department are volunteers! Seriously, these hardworking men and women deserve our gratitude. We truly appreciate all of their hard work and dedication.
Fire Department Meetings are held at the Fire Hall, 15350 US-41, Champion MI on the First Wednesday of each month at 7PM.
The Planning Commission reviews zoning issues such as Conditional Use Permits and Zoning Amendments. They draft or assist in drafting plans and ordinances such as the Recreation Plan, Master Plan, Zoning Ordinance, and Road Improvement and Prioritization Plan to name a few. Additionally the Planning Commission plans for Capital Improvements. We are lucky to have amazing Planners with many years of experience. Planning Commissions make recommendations to the board,
Your Planning Commissioners are:
Chairman: Jim Kippola
Vice Chairman: Jeannie Carlisle
Secretary: Joseph Wasie
Commissioner and Board Representative: Jeffrey Ogea
Commissioner: Dan Etelamaki
Planning Commission Meetings are held at the Township Hall 244 County Road FAF, Champion MI on the Fourth Monday of each month at 7PM.