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Senator Mark Huizenga
Sen. Mark E. Huizenga, R-Walker, presents a tribute to Walker Charter Academy Principal Steve Bagley in recognition of the school being named a Top 10 Charter Elementary School in Michigan by Niche, whose rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Walker ranked in 10th place and received a grade of A.
March 23rd 2022
Sen. Mark E. Huizenga, R-Walker, reads to students at Walker Charter Academy in celebration of March is Reading Month. Huizenga read to multiple second-, third- and fourth-grade classes during his visit to the school on March 18.
March 23rd 2022
Sen. Mark E. Huizenga, R-Walker, stands next to an example of a sign that incorporates flashing lights and a digital display. Before joining the Senate late last year, Huizenga sponsored House Bill 5286, which would allow the speed limit sign to include lights that flash when workers are at the site and a digital display to indicate the current speed limit. Give 'Em A Brake Safety in Grandville brought the signage to Lansing and provided testimony when the bill was taken up by the Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.
March 22nd 2022
Sen. Mark E. Huizenga, R-Walker, stands next to an example of a sign that incorporates flashing lights and a digital display. Before joining the Senate late last year, Huizenga sponsored House Bill 5286, which would allow the speed limit sign to include lights that flash when workers are at the site and a digital display to indicate the current speed limit. The bill was approved by a Senate committee on Wednesday and now heads to the full Senate for consideration.
March 9th 2022
Sen. Mark E. Huizenga, R-Walker, celebrates National Reading Month by reading "If You Bring a Mouse to School" at his desk in the Michigan Senate. The book was one of three books featured in videos Huizenga recorded in which he reads to young viewers.
March 2nd 2022
Sen. Mark Huizenga, R-Walker, hosts a promotion ceremony for new Marine Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Smith in the old Supreme Court chambers of the state Capitol. Chief Warrant Officer 2 Matthew T. Alderman presided over the event, in which Smith was promoted from staff sergeant to gunnery sergeant. Huizenga's son Lance Cpl. Blake Huizenga was recruited by Smith. Joining Huizenga and Alderman for the ceremony were Sgt. Maj. Fritz M. Lowe and several of Smith's fellow Marines.
January 4th 2022
Sen. Mark Huizenga, R-Walker, watches as Marine Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Smith is sworn in to his new rank during a promotion ceremony in the old Supreme Court chambers of the state Capitol. Chief Warrant Officer 2 Matthew T. Alderman presided over the event, in which Smith was promoted from staff sergeant to gunnery sergeant. Huizenga's son Lance Cpl. Blake Huizenga was recruited by Smith. Joining Huizenga and Alderman for the ceremony were Sgt. Maj. Fritz M. Lowe and several of Smith's fellow Marines.
January 4th 2022
Sen. Mark Huizenga, R-Walker, signs his oath of office after being sworn in as senator for the 28th District on Tuesday during a special ceremony at the state Capitol. Joining Huizenga on the Senate floor for the ceremony are his wife Kris, daughters Olivia Huizenga and Elaina Huizenga-Chase, and son-in-law Ben Chase. Huizenga's parents Jerry and Joyce Huizenga and father-in-law Tom Nawrocki were also present for the ceremony. Huizenga's son Lance Cpl. Blake Huizenga was unable to attend as he is currently serving in the U.S. Marine Corps.
November 30th 2021
Sen. Mark Huizenga, R-Walker, was sworn in as senator for the 28th District on Tuesday during a special ceremony at the state Capitol. Senate President Pro Tempore Aric Nesbitt administered the oath of office. Huizenga was joined on the Senate floor for the ceremony by his wife Kris, daughters Olivia Huizenga and Elaina Huizenga-Chase, and son-in-law Ben Chase. Huizenga's parents Jerry and Joyce Huizenga and father-in-law Tom Nawrocki were also present for the ceremony. Huizenga's son Lance Cpl. Blake Huizenga was unable to attend as he is currently serving in the U.S. Marine Corps.
November 30th 2021