The Tuscola County Road Commission Board
BOARD CHAIRMAN - Jack Laurie
Jack was appointed to the Road Commission beginning January 1, 2003. Born and raised in the Cass City area, Jack has farmed with his family all of his life. He is a past Michigan Farm Bureau President and brings true leadership skills to our Board.
VICE-CHAIRMAN - Gary Parsell
Gary has been a Road Commissioner since January 1, 2007. He is no stranger to public service. He was perviously Almer Township's supervisor for over 30 years. Gary has worked and raised his family in the Caro area. Farmer, pilot, Former Human Development Commission Property Manager, Gary adds much diversity to our Board.
MEMBER - David Kennard
David was appointed to the Road Commission Board on September 27, 2018. He is a lifelong resident of Tuscola County, and brings a wealth of knowledge to the Board after serving nearly 30 years as a Road Commission employee, including his last position as the Vassar Division Foreman. David has other public service experience having served as a member of the Vassar Township Board and Chairman of the Vassar Planning Commission.
MEMBER - Julie Matuszak
Julie has served the community with 25 years of law enforcement experience in the Michigan State Police Commercial Vehicle Unit. That combined with her 20 year agricultural background, leaves her with an excellent understanding of conditions that affect the roadway system. She is a lifelong resident of Tuscola County. January 1, 2011, she became one of our first elected members, and the first woman to become a Road Commissioner.
MEMBER - Duane Weber
Duane was elected to the Road Commission Board and began his term on January 1, 2019. He is a lifelong resident of Tuscola County in Arbela Township. Duane has farmed with his family for his entire life. He has also served on local boards such as the Fire Board and the Planning Commission of Arbela Township.