Traverse Connect Primary Election Questionaire

Traverse Connect (also known as the Chamber of Commerse) issued a set of questions for County Commission candidates.  This category collects my responses to those questions.

League of Women Voters – Grand Traverse Area Questionaire

The League of Women Voters -- Grand Traverse Area submitted a questionaire to candidates for County Commission.  This category collects my responses.


Clean air, clean water and dark skies are a major part of life–especially so in Northern Michigan. We must preserve them.

Traverse Connect General Election Questionnaire

This category collects the articles that contain my responses to the questions in the Traverse Connect General Election Questionnaire.


Understanding a candidate's positions on issues is sometimes only available in video recordings of meetings and candidate forums.

Facebook Posts

Much of political campaigning today is done via social media; here are some of the social media posts that I've published, edited and adjusted for a different platform.

Jail Reform

The Grand Traverse County Jail is an aging facility with many physical and operation problems that have made the news.