Mayor and City Council Members

Mayor Don De Waard

Mayor Don DeWaard is currently serving his first term on the City Council. He took office as Mayor in January 2020. 

 He holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Central College and also earned his CPA certificate in 1984. He spent 13 years in partnership with Jeff Van Maanen in public accounting. In addition, Mayor DeWaard has nine years of experience in the tire business and 15 years of experience in real estate development. Mayor DeWaard also served as an assistant football coach at Central College for a total of 35 years.

Don's current term expires December 31, 2023.

Mark De Jong

Council Member Mark De Jong

Liz Sporrer

Council Member Liz Sporrer

Lynn Branderhorst

Council Member Lynn Branderhorst

Calvin Bandstra

Council Member Calvin Bandstra

Bruce Schiebout

Council Member Bruce Schiebout

Dave Hopkins

Council Member Dave Hopkins
Name Ward Term Expires
Email Don DeWaard Mayor December 31, 2023
Email Mark De Jong At Large December 31, 2021
Email Liz Sporrer At Large December 31, 2023
Email Lynn Branderhorst Ward 1 December 31, 2021
Email Calvin Bandstra Ward 2 December 31, 2023
Email Bruce Schiebout Ward 3 December 31, 2021
Email Dave Hopkins Ward 4 December 31, 2023