With Police and Fire Departments second to none, and nationally ranked schools, Troy is the best place to live, work, and play! I have worked hard for you as a member of City Council to maintain this by listening to both Troy’s residents and its businesses and finding the right balance between sometimes competing interests.
We need a fresh start in Troy with a new style of leadership. As your Mayor, I will set the right tone for our city by listening to and respecting all voices, recognizing its diversity, and governing with the integrity and decorum we deserve, as I have proven to do as your council member and Mayor Pro Tem.
Ethan and Bethany are blessed to have three wonderful children—Arden, their 12-year-old daughter; Canaan, their 10-year-old son; and Aven, their 7-year-old daughter.
July 31st, 2019
TROY — The Troy City Council postponed moving forward on the construction of gateway signs to the city for a second time amid concerns that the signs look dated. The council voted 6-0 June 3 to postpone construction of the signs designed by KMA Design. Councilman Ed Pennington was absent. At an April 22 meeting, […]
July 31st, 2019
Kischnick credits FBI with saving his life TROY, Mich. – A former Troy city manager was sentenced after pleading guilty to federal bribery charges. Brian Kischnick was one of Michigan’s highest-paid city officials and earned a salary with benefits worth more than $200,000. Now, he’s heading to prison after being sentenced to 30 months for soliciting […]
July 16th, 2019
A Troy councilman is calling for an investigation of the City Council itself after an outside audit determined a “culture of complicity” allowed former City Manager Brian Kischnick to engage in abusive financial practices against the city. Councilman Ethan Baker suggested the investigation of all council members at a meeting Monday, July 22. A majority […]
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