Bill Watkins, of Jonesville, currently serves as the Chairman of the Road Commission Board. He was elected in 2015 to a six year term. He began serving on the Hillsdale County Road Commission Board in 1997. He was elected as a Road Commissioner by the voters and has happily served the county ever since.
Bill has lived in Hillsdale County for 60 years. He graduated from Chelsea High School. He and his wife, Diane, have been married for 43 years. They have 3 children and 9 grandchildren.
Bill spends his free time shopping at auctions and flea markets and camping with his family. After high school, Bill completed a 4 year Ford Motor Apprenticeship. He served in the United States Air Force for 3 1/2 years. He retired from Delphi in 2005, after 28 years of service.
Over the years, Bill has been actively involved with 4H. He received an award for 30 years with 4H. He has served as Allen Township Supervisor and has been on the Allen Township Fire Board.
He currently serves as a member of the Hillsdale County Park Commission Board.
Bill serves Scipio, Fayette, Moscow, Adams, and Somerset Townships.
Feel free to contact Bill Watkins either by
phone or email.