Sen. Huizenga hires district, constituent staff

Sen. Huizenga hires district, constituent staff

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Mark Huizenga on Thursday announced he has hired former Rep. Rob VerHeulen as a part-time district director and Stacey Gomoll as constituent relations director.

“I am proud to have Rob and Stacey join our team to help serve the hardworking people of the 28th Senate District and give them a voice on the tough issues affecting them and our entire state,” said Huizenga, R-Walker. “Rob’s longtime service to our community will be an invaluable part of fulfilling my commitment to represent the people of West Michigan to the absolute best of my ability. Stacey’s experience in helping Michigan families and workers will also help us provide the best constituent services possible.”

VerHeulen served as mayor of Walker from 2001 to 2012, state representative for the 74th District from 2013 to 2018, and district representative for Sen. Peter MacGregor from 2019 to 2020. He attended Grand Rapids Community College, graduated from the University of Michigan and received his Juris Doctor degree from Wayne State University. VerHeulen lives in Walker with his wife Norma.

Gomoll is a graduate of Oakland University and comes to Huizenga’s office from Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Jim Stamas’ office, where she served as an administrative assistant and constituent relations representative.

Residents can contact Huizenga’s office toll-free at 1-855-347-8028 or via email at [email protected]. Residents may also visit Huizenga’s Senate website at or send a letter via U.S. mail to Senator Mark Huizenga, P. O. Box 30036, Lansing, MI 48909.

The 28th District includes the cities of Cedar Springs, Grandville, Rockford, Walker and Wyoming and the townships of Algoma, Alpine, Byron, Cannon, Courtland, Grattan, Nelson, Oakfield, Plainfield, Solon, Sparta, Spencer, Tyrone and Vergennes.


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