Doug and his wife Pamela have lived in Shelby Township for 27 years and have been married for 34 years. Doug is a graduate of the University of Michigan, and also Michigan State University. Doug and Pam’s daughter Lauren is a 2009 graduate of the University of Michigan also and she’s now in her last year at the University of Michigan Medical School.
A practicing attorney, who is currently a sole practitioner concentrating on business formations, business litigation, wills, trusts, probate, and real estate (short sales, foreclosures, evictions, etc.). Doug also focuses on Elder Law and Medicaid planning for senior citizens. He has taken an active interest in senior programs, and is involved with helping develop greater activities for seniors and their families. Doug has also been a host on Shelby TV’s Senior Moments.
Doug is active in the Shelby Daybreakers Kiwanis, Shelby Optimists, and St. Kieran’s Knights of Columbus and Shelby Lions. He is a former member of the Downtown Development Authority, Planning Commission, Construction Board of Appeals, Macomb Board of Canvassers, Macomb Republican Party Executive Committee and he was the Vice Chair of Northern Macomb Republican PAC.
Doug has dedicated his life to a vibrant northern Macomb County!
Dear Families, Small Businesses, and Individuals of the 36th District,
My name is Doug Wozniak and I would like to officially announce my candidacy for State Representative of the 36th District. The district includes much of Shelby Township, all of Washington and Bruce Townships, and the Village of Romeo. This seat is being vacated by Representative Peter Lucido who has decided to run for the Michigan Senate.
I am a small business owner, attorney, realtor, broker, insurance agent, a Shelby Township Trustee, a husband for 34 years, and a father for 29 years. These professional and personal experiences will serve me well if elected as your next State Representative.
I have been a small businessman for 24 years in Shelby Township. As an experienced attorney, I understand how laws that are made in Lansing directly affect families, businesses, and individuals. I’ll be able to provide my legal experience in becoming an effective law maker.
As a licensed realtor and broker, as well as an insurance agent, I have valuable insight to what families value and need as they choose northwest Macomb County to raise their families in.
I also have experience in government matters as I am currently serving my third term as Shelby Township Trustee. Along with other board members, I have accomplished great things for the township as well as the surrounding communities. I am a public official who firmly believes in common sense conservative principals when making decisions. My voting record has and always will support seniors, veterans, education, small businesses, and home owners.
Finally, I am a husband and father. I have been married to Pamela, the love of my life, for 34 years. Our daughter just graduated from U of M Medical School. She is a product of our pubic schools and graduated high school from Eisenhower. I strongly believe that my personal experiences, business background, and being a public servant will make me a very effective legislator.
When people ask me about how I govern, I tell them that I am a COMMON SENSE CONSERVATIVE. When I became trustee in 2008, Michigan and Shelby Township were in the middle of a recession. The township had a deficit. Quickly we turned a deficit into a surplus WITHOUT RAISING TAXES. I have been an integral part in preserving, maintaining, and building senior based programs in the district. I have been on the frontline helping veterans get the benefits and services they rightfully deserve. I have been a big supporter of our public schools and understand if we are going to keep our adult children employed here and close to home, we need to focus on education and the economy.
There are a lot of very important issues that need attention in Lansing. The 36th District deserves an experienced small business owner, experienced public servant, a family man, and one who already understands the law. I believe my experience will serve the families, small businesses, and individuals very effectively as a state legislator.
I ask you for your friendship, support, and consideration as I begin this journey to become your next State Representative.
Douglas C. Wozniak
Accomplishments as a Shelby Twp. Trustee/
Public Servant WITHOUT Raising Taxes
State, County, and Local Issues Voters Want and I will Prioritize:
Congressman Paul Mitchell
Commissioner Doug Brown
Shelby Township Supervisor Rick Stathakis
Shelby Township Clerk Stanley T. Grot
Shelby Township Treasurer Michael Flynn
Shelby Township Trustee John Vermeulen
Shelby Township Trustee Vince Viviano
Shelby Township Trustee Lynn Wilhelm
If you value common sense conservatism, preserving senior programs and protecting our children’s future, please donate to our campaign.
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