Officials & Staff

Onota township officials
Onota Township Hall

If you are not sure how to contact an official listed here, try checking with the township office by phone (906-343-6535) or by email – onotatwp@tds.net. There is an answering machine available for you to leave a message at your convenience. If you leave us a message, we will get back to you shortly.

Onota Township officials & staff are as follows. Board members, as the elected officials in the township, typically have 4 year terms. All others are appointed, including deputies. Any other government business not mentioned is likely conducted at the county level Leave site.

Township Hall Location:

E1461 Deerton-Sand Lake Road, Deerton, MI 49822

Township Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 100, Deerton, MI 49822

Send Property Taxes to:

Onota Township Treasurer
P.O. Box 15, Deerton, MI 49822

Township Board (elected)

TitleName
Clerk
*Deputy Clerk
Catherine Kimar
Kirsten Blackstock
SupervisorTerry Pihlainen
Treasurer
*Deputy Treasurer
Susan Kerst
Cheryl Lane
TrusteeBrian Bresette
TrusteeConnie Lacko

Appointed Positions

AffiliationName
AssessorKim Schmidt
Board of ReviewDolores Dolan
Mike Moseler
Lori Wycoff
Fire DepartmentFire Chief Kimar
Asst. Chief Short
Capt. Hagerty
Groundskeeper & SextonTerry Lane
Planning CommissionCheryl Lane
Linda Mathieu
Mary Henricksen
Chris Kimar
Wil Christensen (chair)
Martin Dolan
Brian Bresette
Zoning AdministratorMark Woolard
Zoning Board of AppealsBrian Bresette
Jim Stone
Martin Dolan
Alt: David White

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