Lake Isabella Village Staff
Tim's other duties include; Deputy Clerk, Chief Code Enforcement Officer, Street Administrator, Zoning Administrator, Federal Surplus Coordinator, and Webmaster.
Tim Wolff was hired as the Village's third Village Manager in January of 2004. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from Alma College and a Master Citizen Planner accreditation from Michigan State University Extension. Prior to coming to Lake Isabella he served in the Village of Breckenridge as an elected Councilman for four years. During his time in Breckenridge, he served as Chairman of the following committees of the Village; Department of Public Works & Water, Finance, Cemetery and Parliamentary Procedure. His private sector background includes managing The Ridge Golf Course, and substitute teaching.
Tim is also active locally as
a member of the Mount Pleasant City Planning Commission, and he also is a member of the County Board
of Public Works and the County Ag-Land Preservation Board. Professionally he is a member of the
Association of Planning,
Management Association, and the
Michigan Municipal League
where he serves as a member of the League's Legislative and Urban Affair's
Committee and has also served as the regional chairman for the Municipal
League. He is also a Deacon of Trinity Baptist Church in Alma.
Jessica Manley - Deputy Village Manager
Jessica's other duties include; Deputy Administrative Clerk/Treasurer, Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) Coordinator, and has recently been appointed as a zoning officer for the Village.
Jessica has served with the Village for over four years, and has worked
with all three Village Managers. She originally began her employment as an
administrative assistant for the Village's first manager, Ed Spayd.
Her knowledge of not only the Village, but municipal office operations has
been a major asset to the Village as grows in terms of municipal structure
and services. Jessica, as is Tim, is also a Notary Public,
authorized by Isabella County and the State of
John Terry - Code Enforcement Officer
John is the most recent addition to the Lake Isabella staff. John
spent over 25 working for the Michigan State Police, retiring in 2003.
John enjoys flying and serves on the Village's Airport Advisory Committee,
he also has a home on Beaver Island. John is also employed part-time
by the Village of Chesaning as a police officer.
Tom Courser - Airport Manager
Tom became the manager of the Lake Isabella Municipal Airport in the spring of 2005, replacing long time manager Elmer Ledbetter. Tom also serves on the Isabella County Zoning Board of Appeals and ran for County Road Commission in 2006.
"All it takes for evil to prevail, is for good men to do nothing"
Edmund Burke ~ 18th Century British Statesman
Village of Lake Isabella
1096 Queens Way
Lake Isabella, MI, 48893