Central Park Place Board

 

Overview

A citizen’s advisory board that provides recommendations to City officials concerning Central Park Place usage and improvements.

Board Meeting Minutes
Government Meeting Calendar
Agendas

Regular Meetings

  • 5:00 p.m.
  • 4th Monday of every month
  • Central Park Place
    421 Columbus Avenue
    Grand Haven MI 49417

Member Qualifications

Comprised of five citizens of the city who have qualifications required by this charter for elective officers of the city; provided that, when the scope of interest of any board may extend beyond the limits of the city, one member of the board may be a nonresident.

Term Length: 5 years

Members

  • Margaret Clifford-Bandstra
    Term: June 7, 2021 – June 30, 2026
  • Martha Alexander
    Term: October 3, 2022 – June 30, 2027
  • James Porenta
    Term: June 7, 2021 – June 30, 2026
  • Angela Sorensen
    Term: June 21, 2021 – June 30, 2024
  • R. Douglas VanOss
    Term: August 16, 2021 – June 30, 2026

Staff Support

  • Char Seise, Administrative Liaison
    (616) 842-2550

References

Appointment History

First Name Last Name Appointed Term End
Christopher Beck 1/7/2002 6/30/2006
Christopher Beck 7/3/2006 3/25/2007
David Bennett 11/4/2002 6/30/2004
David Bennett 6/21/2004 6/30/2009
David Bennett 6/15/2009 1/17/2012
William Bissell 9/15/2014 6/30/2019
Burton Brooks 9/15/2008 6/30/2011
Burton Brooks 6/20/2011 6/30/2016
Burton Brooks 7/5/2016 6/30/2021
Stella Burns 6/24/1996 6/30/2001
Natalie Carmolli 7/5/2005 6/30/2006
Margaret Clifford-Bandstra 6/7/2021 6/30/2026
Nancy Conrad-Evans 4/13/1998 6/30/2002
Wendy Creason 6/19/2006 6/30/2010
Wendy Creason 7/6/2010 7/1/2013
Chuck Hennesen 6/25/1990 6/30/1994
Chuck Hennesen 7/11/1994 6/30/1999
Chuck Hennesen 5/24/1999 6/30/2004
Bruce Hoisington 12/18/1995 6/30/2000
Sandra Katt 6/19/2017 6/30/2022
Larry Kieft 3/4/2002 6/30/2007
Larry Kieft 6/18/2007 6/30/2012
Larry Kieft 6/18/2012 6/30/2017
Scott Klaassen 7/5/2016 6/30/2021
Vicki M. Marvin 1/22/1996 6/30/1996
Vicki M. Marvin 6/24/1996 6/30/2001
Vicki M. Marvin 8/6/2001 6/30/2006
James O’Neal 10/21/2013 9/19/2014
James Porenta 6/4/2012 6/30/2016
James Porenta 7/5/2016 6/30/2021
James Porenta 6/7/2021 6/30/2026
Woody Jr Presley 9/17/2001 4/8/2005
Morris Rave 10/1/2001 6/30/2002
Christine Smith 8/6/2001 6/30/2005
Christine Smith 7/5/2005 6/30/2010
Angela Sorensen 6/21/2021 6/30/2024
Brad Springer 10/2/2006 6/30/2011
Kelli Thorne 5/21/2012 6/30/2014
R. Douglas VanOss 8/16/2021 6/30/2026