This mini-webcast offers a look into the roles & responsibilities specific to the office of the trustee. Get helpful tips from veteran township officials on what they wish they'd known when they were first elected.
G. Lawrence “Larry” Merrill
Executive Director, Michigan Townships Association
Under the general direction of the Board of Directors, Larry executes the policies prescribed by the MTA Board of Directors and the membership. He is responsible for the overall operation and administration of the Association. Larry has served on the MTA staff since 1980, and he holds a master's degree in public administration. Prior to working for the Association, Larry was a county administrator and director of a county emergency medical services department. He is the author of numerous books and on local government finances, administration and services as well as a popular presenter on topics related to townships and board governance.