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Jon Kangas

Appointed by the Governor - Term expires 12/31/2022

Jon Kangas of Marquette is the Township Manager for Marquette Charter Township. He previously served as Superintendent of Public Works in Marquette Township; Township Manager in Chocolay Township; and Director of Public Works, City Engineer and Interim City Manager for the City of Ishpeming.  He also has a decade of municipal consulting experience. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Michigan Water Environment Association, the American Water Works Association and the Michigan Rural Water Works Association. Additionally, Kangas is Chair of the Marquette Area Wastewater Treatment Facility Advisory Board, and an at-large member of the Marquette County Solid Waste Management Planning Committee. He holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from Michigan Technological University and is a registered professional engineer and certified S-2 waterworks system operator.