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 - Mike Zwerk
Mike is a long standing resident and businessman in the Vassar area. He began service February 13, 2008 at the Road Commission, and he remains a vital resource to Zwerk Farms. He has served the agricultural community as Chairman of the Michigan Bean Commission and the American Dry Bean Board. These years of service have provided him with an extensive background in leadership, communication, and problem solving.
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 - Pat Sheridan
Pat Sheridan, from the Fairgrove area, serving since January 1, 2011, brings a variety of business skills to the Board. Asset management of his farm and business in good times and in times of adversity has made him a vital resource to have on the Board. Pat helps to work within the confines of a budget to provide the best possible solutions and outcomes for the people of Tuscola County.
Back Row Standing: L-R, Pat Sheridan, Julie Matuszak
Front Row Seated: L-R, Mike Zwerk, Jack Laurie, Gary Parsell