State Board of Professional Surveyors

The Board of Professional Surveyors was created under Article 20 of PA 299 of 1980, as amended to license and regulate the practice of land surveying in Michigan. Article 20 defines a professional surveyor as a person who by reason of knowledge of law, mathematics, physical sciences, and techniques of measuring land acquired by professional education and practical experience is qualified to engage in the practice of professional surveying. The Board works with the Department to oversee the practice of professional surveyors.
 
The Board consists of 9 members: 5 professional surveyors, 1 professional engineer who is a member of the board of professional engineers, 1 architect who is a member of the board of architects, and 2 public members. Each member serves 4 year terms.

Statute
 
 
Contact Information
LARA – Bureau of Professional Licensing
Phone:  (517) 373-8068
FAX:  (517) 241-2389
Web:  www.michigan.gov/bpl
Email:  BPL-BoardSupport@michigan.gov
Members

Kenneth Van Tine, Farmington Hills
Term expires 3/31/19
Represents Architects
 
Ronald Brand, Gaylord
Term expires 3/31/19
Represents Professional surveyors
 
Michael Drewyor, Houghton
Term expires 3/31/20
Represents Professional engineers
 
Ginger Michalski-Wallace, Whitmore Lake
Term expires 3/31/20
Represents Professional surveyors
 
Jeffrey D. Bartlett, Standish
Term expires 3/31/21
Represents Professional surveyors
 
Gilbert Barish, DeWitt
Term expires 3/31/21
Represents Professional surveyors

Nick Darin, Allen Park
Term expires 3/31/21
Represents the General Public

Timothy Platz, Sand Lake
Term expires 3/31/22
Represent Professional surveyors

Andrew Kurncz, St. Johns
Term expires 3/31/22
Represents the General Public