Location Information

Friend of the Court

401 N. Lake Street, Cadillac, MI 49601
Phone: (231) 779-9494
Fax: (231) 779-9497

Hours: Monday – Friday
8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Court Staff

Sally Randall
Friend of the Court
Sandra Huttenga
Assistant Friend of the Court
Annette Janson
Bookkeeper/Felony Support Enforcement
Kim Recca
Child Support Enforcement
Michelle Kovach
Child Support Reviews/Medical Enforcement
Rob Kulpa
Custody/Parenting Time Enforcement
Dave Swanson
SMILE/GEAR Up/FOCAP/Mediations
Renee Pollington
Intergovernmental
Stephanie Innis
Order Entry/Case Transfers/Case Closure
Mary Beth Sharp
Human Services/GEAR Up
Brooklyn Stephens
SMILE/New Cases
Victor Verpooten
Reception

Courts

Departments/Services

Cadillac-Wexford  Airport Authority
Length of term: 2 years

Raymond Hill (expires 12/31/20)
Bill King (expires 12/31/21)
Bill Paul (expires 12/31/21)
David Mackey (expires 12/31/20)

Joeseph Barron-City Appointee (expires 10/15/20)
Karl Holder-City Appointee (expires 8/21/21)
Fred Osborn-City Appointee (expires 2/22/21)
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Cadillac-Wexford Public Library Board
Length of term: 5 years

Sandra Bengelink (expires 12/31/22)
Lee Jones (expires 12/31/24)
Linda Kimbel (expires 12/31/23)
Vicki Long (expires 12/31/20)
Brian Valice (expires 12/31/21)
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Cadillac-Wexford Transit Authority
Length of term: 2 years

Larry Copley (expires 12/31/20)
Rosanne Denny (expires 12/31/21)
Mark Howie (expires 12/31/20)
Eleanor Sosenko (expires 12/31/21)

Michael Hayes-City Appointee (expires 6/5/20)
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Construction Board of Appeals
Length of term: 3 years

Paul Keller (expires 10/31/22)
Scott Kleinsorge (expires 10/31/20)
Stephen Perry (expires 10/31/22)
Mark Richardson (expires 10/31/21)
Randy Williams (expires 10/31/21)
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Department of Health & Human Services
Length of term: 3 years

Bob Colvin (expires 12/31/22)
Roger Hopkins (expires 12/31/20)

Yvonne Hebert-State Appointee (expires 2021)
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Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Services Board
Length of term: 3 years

Rosanne Denny (expires 3/31/20)
Ben Townsend (expires 3/31/21)
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Networks Northwest-Workforce Development Board
Length of term: 3 years

Ken Bollman (expires 12/31/22)
Leslie Nowlin (expires 12/31/21)
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Wexford County Road Commission
Length of term: 6 years

Harold Falan (expires 12/31/24)
Lorne Haase (expires 12/31/20)
Harry Hagstrom (expires 12/31/22)
Dean Jurik (expires 12/31/25)
Jim Leggett (expires 12/31/21)
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Veterans' Services Committee
Length of term: 4 years

Jack Baughan (expires 12/31/21)
Susan Marcum (expires 12/31/23)
Joe Porterfield (expires 12/31/22)
Gary Taylor (expires 12/31/20)
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Wexford Missaukee Community Corrections Advisory Board
Length of term: 2 years
All terms expire 12/31/21

Trent Taylor, Wexford Sheriff
Will Yancer, Missaukee Sheriff
William Fagerman, Circuit Court Judge
Adam Ottjepka, Chief of City Police Rep.
Audrey Van Alst, District Court Judge
Melissa Ransom, Probate Court Judge
Julie Theobald, Wexford Commissioner
Dean Smallegan, Missaukee Commissioner
Jason Elmore, Wexford PA
David DenHouten, Missaukee PA
Charles Kennard, Wexford Circuit Court Probation Agent
Laura O'Dell, Missaukee Circuit Court. Probation Agent
Kristie Hatinger, Dist. Court Probation
Johanna Carey, Wexford County Criminal Defense Attorney
Brian Hoffman, Missaukee County Criminal Defense Attorney
John Mellish, Rep. of Business Community
William Barnett, Rep. of Media Communications
Vacant, Rep. of General Public
Cassandra Bugai, Rep. of Substance Abuse

Friend of the Court

28th Circuit Court, Friend of the Court
401 N. Lake Street, Cadillac, MI 49601
Phone: (231) 779-9494 — Fax: (231) 779-9497
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

ATTENTION: UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, THE WEXFORD/MISSAUKEE FRIEND OF THE COURT LOBBY IS CLOSED AND ALL MARCH HEARINGS HAVE BEEN ADJOURNED. 

PARTIES WILL BE NOTIFIED BY MAIL, ONCE THOSE HEARINGS HAVE BEEN RESCHEDULED.

CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS CAN BE MADE BY MAIL TO OUR OFFICE AT THE ADDRESS ABOVE.  PAYMENTS BY PHONE CAN BE MADE BY CALLING 1-888-604-7888 AND USING THE CODE 9515.  PAYMENTS CAN ALSO BE MADE BY GOING TO WWW.GOVPAYNOW.COM.

FRIEND OF THE COURT FORMS AND INFORMATION CAN BE ACCESSED FROM THIS SITE.      IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, YOU ARE WELCOME TO CALL (231) 779-9494 AT THE EXTENSIONS FOUND HERE.  

YOU ARE ALSO WELCOME TO SEND EMAILS TO MISSWEXFOC@GMAIL.COM.  PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR PHONE NUMBER IN YOUR EMAIL AND YOU WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE BY PHONE.   

THE APRIL SESSIONS OF SMILE, SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 6, 2020 AND APRIL 8, 2020 AT THE FRIEND OF THE COURT OFFICE HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. 

APRIL’S SMILE SHOW CAUSE SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 22, 2020 HAS ALSO BEEN CANCELLED.  

LETTERS WILL BE SENT OUT REGARDING NEW DATES FOR BOTH EVENTS

THE REFEREE SHOW CAUSE SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 16, 2020 AT THE FRIEND OF THE COURT OFFICE HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO MAY 21, 2020.  

NOTICES WILL BE MAILED OUT NEXT WEEK
TO THOSE THAT HAVE BEEN SCHEDULED

ALSO, THE UPCOMING SESSION OF GEAR UP SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 17-19, 2020 HAS BEEN CANCELLED.  

THOSE THAT HAVE BEEN SIGNED UP FOR THOSE SESSIONS
WILL BE CONTACTED NEXT WEEK TO RESCHEDULE

WHAT’S NEW AT THE FRIEND OF THE COURT?

If you have questions or would like to send information to a caseworker, you can now reach our office by email at MISSWEXFOC@GMAIL.COM
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EMAIL ADDRESS IS TO RECEIVE INFORMATION ONLY.
If you have a question and would like a response, please include a phone number in your email and a caseworker will contact you.

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