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Poleski, Earl (R)

State Representative District 64
Office: N 998 HOB
Term: 3rd
Phone: (517) 373-1795
Email: EarlPoleski@house.mi.gov
Home Address: 5354 Reynolds Rd., Jackson MI 49203
Website: http://gophouse.org/representatives/central/poleski/
Seat Number: 16
Standing Committees: Appropriations, Financial Liability Reform
Subcommittees: Human Services(C), General Government(VC), Corrections, School Aid
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

CB - Capitol Building,  FB - Farnum Building,  HOB - House Office Building 


POLITICAL CAREER

Rep. Poleski was first elected to the Michigan House in 2010.

WORK EXPERIENCE

A Certified Public Accountant for nearly 30 years, Poleski's life's work has been balancing budgets, keeping a watchful eye on spending, and protecting the financial security of his clients, neighbors and fellow taxpayers. Throughout his career, he has been a sole-practitioner and partner with various accounting firms providing individual and business accounting, tax and consulting services, while also representing clients to the IRS and state tax agencies. Poleski is a member of the Lally Group, PC accounting firm in Jackson.

EDUCATION

Poleski graduated from Jackson Community College in 1976 and Albion College in 1978 and went on to earn a master's degree in taxation science from Walsh College.

PERSONAL

Poleski's family moved to Jackson in 1973. He has been married to his high school sweetheart, Candy, for 31 years. Candy's family has lived in Jackson for five generations. Together, they have two grown sons, Earl Wayne and John. Poleski and his family are members of the First United Methodist Church where he sings in the Chancel Choir. He also has led several mission trips around the country with Jackson youths, teaching values such as service, hard work, honesty and responsibility.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Maria Ostrander

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