Jeff Dhaenens has been serving the residents of Genoa Charter Township for the past 13 years.
· 2010 – 2018 Chairperson for the Zoning Board of Appeals
· 2018 – 2023 Planning Commissioner
· 2023 – Present Trustee
· 2013 Michigan Citizen Planner
Parallel to public service Jeff is a Team Leader for Network & Telecommunications at Volkswagen Group of America. Jeff has extensive experience in infrastructure builds, real-estate projects, IT Operations and contact centers. Jeff’s team span 3 countries and support nearly 60 locations in North America.
· President – Michigan Chapter of the International Avaya Users Group (IAUG)
· Chairperson – Leadership Board – Howell 1st United Methodist
· Michigan Council of Women in IT
Jeff comes from a family of public servants: transportation, teachers, fire fighters and coaches. Jeff and Jennifer are graduates of Howell High School as are their two children. They have been residents of Genoa Township since 1994.