Community Service


Kathy Crawford (R-Novi) serves on four different House committees in Lansing:

  1. Local Government (Vice Chair)
  2. Education Reform
  3. Regulatory Reform
  4. Workforce and Talent Development




Kathy believes that citizen involvement in local, regional, state and national issues is critical to successful governance and problem solving.  This belief system is more than just “words.” Kathy lives it, every day of her life.  That’s why Kathy serves as a member and/or officer on a variety of volunteer committees and boards, in addition to her current State Representative responsibilities.
Her “Community Involvement” resume reads like a “Who’s Who” list in the local region:

  • Chair, Novi Historical Commission
  • Chair, Michigan State Fair Senior Day
  • Michigan State Fair Steering Committee
  • Former Executive Board Member, Area Agency on Aging-Region 1B
  • Past Secretary and active member of the Novi Oaks Charter Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association 
  • Novi Senior Theater cast member and Master of Ceremonies for its annual Variety Show
  • Novi Retirees Association (including past Chairperson)
  • Novi Pavilion Shores Conservancy Trustee
  • Novi Library Fundraising Committee
  • Novi Library Friends volunteer
  • West Oakland Republican Club member
  • Oakland County Republican Executive Committee



Kathy is a tireless worker, who serves with tenacity and a can do philosophy. She’s proud of her solid record as a respected Leader at both the local and county levels. During her three years of service as an Oakland County Commissioner (2007-2010), Kathy actively served on numerous committees. They included:

  • Vice-Chairperson, General Government Committee
  • Vice Chairperson, Ad-Hoc Webcasting Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Legislative Committee
  • Drug Card Committee
  • Area Agency on Aging-Region 1B
  • Oakland County Retirees Compensation and Event Board Member
  • OLHSA Board and Executive Board Member
  • Oak 65- Senior Citizen Issues
  • Planning & Building (Former Member)