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Greimel, Tim (D)

State Representative District 29
Office: 167 CB
Term: 3rd *
Phone: (517) 373-0475
Home Address: 2640 Greenstone Boulevard, Apt. 1704, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Seat Number: 57
Standing Committees: Government Operations(VC)
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

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


Rep. Greimel was first elected to the 29th House District in a special election in 2012.  He was elected House Minoirity Leader in the fall of 2012 for the 2013-2014 legislative session. The caucus re-elected him to the post for the 2015-16 session.  * His first term doesn't count as a full term for purposes of a term limits. He's been an Oakland County Commissioner since 2007.


Prior to joining the Legislature, Rep. Greimel worked as an attorney in the field of labor, employment, and civil rights.

To read MIRS biography of Rep. Greimel, click here.


Rep. Greimel received his B.A. in Economics and Political Science, a Master’s in Public Policy and a law degree from the University of Michigan.


Rep. Greimel is single.


A former school board member for seven years and former board president. He has served as a board member for Transform Pontiac Now, Pontiac Youth Assistance and the Pontiac Veterans Memorial Committee. He has also been involved in the Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce, the Auburn Hills Optimist Club and the Oakland County Veterans Group in addition to teaching Sunday School.


Katie Carey

Additional Information

Citizens Initiative To Repeal Prevailing Wage Filed With SOS (05-21-2015)

Greimel: Oversight Committees Should Look Into Senate Building Deal (05-20-2015)

Turnover Within House GOP Finance Team Draws Attention, Frustration (05-15-2015)

Cotter's Road Plan Dedicates $700M In Future Revenue, Ends EITC (05-13-2015)

Has Smith Conversation Turned To Expulsion Or Resignation? (05-13-2015)

Senate Moving Full Steam Ahead On Prevailing Wage Repeal Package (05-07-2015)

Summer Session For Road Fix? Meekhof Says `Most Likely' (05-07-2015)

Greimel Rips GOP For 'Tiptoeing Through Tulips' (05-06-2015)

On Roads, Key House Republicans Turn Focus To Existing State Dollars (05-06-2015)

The Crafting Of Plan B Ready To Begin (05-06-2015)

Prop 1 Goes Down In Historic Loss (05-05-2015)

Voters Wants Special Session On Roads; Pscholka, Greimel Agree (05-05-2015)

Republicans Hesitant On $72M For Detroit Schools (04-30-2015)

No-Fault Momentum Stalls; Cotter Calls Reforms 'Huge Personal Priority' (04-30-2015)

Dems, GOP Feud Over Funding For Charters As Ed Budget Passes (04-29-2015)

Anti-Abortion Language Makes House Budget Proposal As It Passes (04-28-2015)

House Republicans Win Campaign Finance Quarter (04-27-2015)

Hospitals Pay For Poll Showing Little Support For No-Fault Reform (04-27-2015)

Bits And Tidbits (04-15-2015)

Bits And Tidbits (04-15-2015)

Bits And Tidbits (04-15-2015)

Greimel Drops Bill That Could Protect Deduction For Registration Taxes (04-03-2015)

Opportunity, Bailout Seen In Proposal For Detroit Schools (03-31-2015)

Speaker Cotter Sees No Reason To Block DCH-DHS Merger (03-26-2015)