Bill Lawens first came to Spring Lake in 2000 and he and his wife Kathie moved here permanently in 2002. He became a Supervisor in 2007 and immediately developed the community questionnaire and capital improvement program process. As Chairman of the Board he has overseen the multi-million dollar District projects over the last few years.
Bill worked for the State of Michigan for 32 years; 25 with the Liquor Control Commission. He and his wife previously owned and operated the Curves franchise in Highlands County and they enjoy golf; being very active at the Spring Lake Golf Course. They have 4 children, 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.