203 E. Grand Blanc Road, Grand Blanc MI
MONDAY-FRIDAY: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM  |  CITY: 810-694-1118  |  POLICE : 810-694-1111  | FIRE: 810-603-7901

Council Members

Lisa Blondell Since 11/2013
Paula Nas Since 11/2013
John Creasey Since 11/2015
Chris Douglas Since 11/2015
Chris Carr Since 2019
Julie Nielsen Since 11/2015

John Creasey

CONTACT : 
jcreasey@cityofgrandblanc.com

John was elected to City Council in 2015. For 2018, he has been appointed to chair the Personnel Committee and to serve as a member of the Finance and Legal & Legislative Committees.

Chris Douglas

CONTACT : cdouglas@cityofgrandblanc.com

Chris was elected to the City Council in 2015.  For 2018, he has been appointed to serve as chair of the Public Safety Committee. he will also serve on the Finance and Ad Hoc Property Committees, and as the City’s representative to the Genesee County Metropolitan Alliance.

Chris earned a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Michigan Technological University, and a Ph.D. in economics from Michigan State University. He works at the University of Michigan-Flint, where he is a professor in and chair of the Department of Economics.

Julie Nielsen

CONTACT : jnielsen@cityofgrandblanc.com
(810) 695-8415

Julie was elected to the City Council in 2015. For 2018, she has been appointed to serve as chair of the Finance Committee and on the Public Works Committee.

Julie has lived in the city of Grand Blanc with her husband, John, and three now-grown children since 1996. Julie earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Kettering University and is currently an office and project manager for NWA, Inc. in Grand Blanc.

Lisa Blondell

CONTACT : lblondell@cityofgrandblanc.com

Lisa was elected to the City Council in 2013.  For 2018, she has been appointed to chair the Legal & Legislative Committee and to serve on the Public Safety and Personnel Committees.

Paula Nas

CONTACT : pnas@cityofgrandblanc.com
(810) 694-9233

Paula was elected to City Council in 2013. For 2018, she serves as Chairman of the Public Works Committee. She will also serve on the Personnel and Ad Hoc Property Committees and represent the City as a member of the Grand Blanc Parks & Recreation Commission.

Paula has lived in the City of Grand Blanc for 27 years.  She and her husband, Tevfik, have two children.  Paula is a graduate of Grand Blanc High School and holds a J.D. from Wayne State University Law School, an M.A. in Economics from MSU, and a B.A. in Economics from UM-Flint Honors Program.  She has taught economics at the University of Michigan-Flint for over 15 years and is the founder and Director of the Center for Economic Education at the University of Michigan-Flint.

COUNCILWOMAN PAULA NAS IN THE NEWS:

On the Town Magazine: Our Economic Forecast
My City Magazine: Innovation Incubator

Chris Carr

CONTACT : ccarr@cityofgrandblanc.com

Chris was appointed  to the City Council in 2019. For 2018, He currently serves on the Planning Commission and Downtown Development Authority/Brownfield Redevelopment Authority.

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contact-3 203 E. Grand Blanc Road, Grand Blanc MI