Leadership Directory

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Mayor

Rosalynn Bliss

616-456-3168

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First Ward Commissioners

Jon O’Connor

616-456-3856

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Kurt Reppart

616-456-3578

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Second Ward Commissioners

Joseph Jones

616-456-3858

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Ruth Kelly

616-456-3035

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Third Ward Commissioners

Senita Lenear

616-456-3035

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Interim City Manager

Eric DeLong

616-456-3166

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City Attorney

Anita Hitchcock

616-456-3181

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City Comptroller

Sara Vanderwerff

616-456-3189

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City Clerk

Joel Hondorp

616-456-3010

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City Treasurer

John Globensky

616-456-3020

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61st District Court

Gary Secor

616-632-5700

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Administrative Services

Mari Beth Jelks

616-456-3000

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Assessor

Scott Engerson

616-456-3081

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Budget Office/Fiscal Services

Jeff Dood

616-456-3953

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Building Inspections

Mark Fleet

616-456-3487

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Cemeteries

Joe Sulak

616-456-4236

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Code Compliance

Eric Jordan

616-456-3161

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Communications

 Amy Snow-Buckner

616-456-4101

Community Development

Connie Bohatch

616-456-3677

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Customer Service/311

Becky Jo Glover

616-456-3000

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Development Center

Lou Canfield

616-456-4100

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Diversity and Inclusion

Patti Caudill

616-456-3027

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Downtown Grand Rapids Inc.

616-719-4610

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Economic Development

Kara Wood

616-456-3196

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Employee Benefits

Michael Oosterbaan

616-456-4063

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Engineering

Jeff McCaul

616-456-3075

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Environmental Services

Mike Lunn

616-456-3625

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Facilities and Fleet Management

Gary Reimer

616-456-3870

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Forestry

Joe Sulak

616-456-4236

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Fire Department

John Lehman

616-456-3900

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Human Resources/Employment

Desiree Foster

616-456-3176

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Government and Legislative Affairs 

Karyn Ferrick

Income Tax

Jennifer Woodard

616-456-3415

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Labor Relations

Ken Deering

616-456-4049

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Lights, Signals, and Signs

Christopher Zull

616-456-3066

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Mobile GR and Parking Services

Josh Naramore

616-456-3290

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Office of Special Events

Evette Pittman

616-456-3378

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Our Community’s Children

Lynn Heemstra

616-456-4353

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Parks, Recreation & Forestry

David Marquardt

616-456-3696

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Planning Department

Suzanne Schulz

616-456-4100

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Police Department

David M. Rahinsky

616-456-3403

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Public Library

616-988-5402

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Public Services

James Hurt

616-456-3232

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Purchasing

Amie Merren

616-456-3173

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Retirement System

Peggy Korzen

616-365-5015

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Risk Management

Craig Coulson

616-456-3467

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Sidewalks

John Hayes

616-456-3243

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Sustainability

Alison Sutter

616-456-3689

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Technology and Change Management

Paul Klimas

616-456-3069

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Water Systems

Dave Harran

616-456-3000

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