Vote Marisa Prince for brandon trustee

An Independent Voice for the Brandon Community

Election : Nov 6, 2018

Candidate Survey Results

Ortonville TV Video Interview

Candidate Survey Vote 411

View my responses to the League of Women Voters Survey here :

Citizen Newspaper Candidate Survey

Detroit Free Press Candidate Survey

Marisa Prince's Priorities for Brandon Township

Embrace Progress

I feel that we can maintain the small-town feel of Brandon Township while also embracing progress.  I support improvements to our community that encourage commerce as well as community resources encouraging activity and wellness for all age groups.  I will protect our natural resources and the environment here.

Recognize and Support Brandon's Strengths

  • Brandon Schools
  • Brandon Public Library
  • Brandon Parks and Recreation
  • Oakland County Sheriff's Department
  • Fire and Rescue Services
  • Burton Senior Center

Lend my Independent Voice

I have a truly independent voice and want to use my abilities to improve Brandon Township while also demanding transparency, efficiency, and the same thriftiness I value in my own life.

About Marisa Prince


BS College of Engineering, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, Georgia

MBA Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan

Work History

I hired into a Management training program with Visteon Corporation, where I worked in the following cities : Allen Park, Dearborn, Chesterfield, Sterling Heights, Rawsonville, and Saline.

I then worked as a Quality Manager for a Tier 1 / 2 Automotive Supplier in Detroit.

Community Involvement

La Leche League Volunteer Leader, Ferndale 2011-2014

Oakwood Elementary Parent Volunteer


Homesteading : Gardening, Raising Chickens, Preserving Foods

Home Improvement

Sewing Projects

State and Federal Government  - watching legislation and communicating with Representatives

Attending Local Events and Shopping Locally.  Some of my favorite local businesses :  Polk Around Farm, Middleton Berry Farm, Wojo's, Bueche's, Oak Family Pharmacy, O'Malley's Galley, Hamilton's Feed Store, Escamilla Amigos, For the Love of Local Gift Shop, and Papa Bella's - see you there !


  • To be an accessible, responsive, efficient, and professional Trustee for the Citizens of Brandon Township
  • To address infrastructure issues 
  • To work collaboratively with any group or organization that wants to improve Brandon Township in a way that benefits residents
  • To improve voter turnout at elections through Township reminders about procedures 
  • To improve Township communication through both social media the email sign-up for residents
  • To work with Parks and Recreation on improvements such as operating the sledding hill lift on school district snow days and procuring modern and fun equipment
  • To work together with Oakland County Sheriff's Department to improve the Brandon Substation - especially for our female officers
  • To embrace forward progress and change when it benefits residents
  • To prioritize resident safety, security, and preservation of our small-town feel

Most of all, my goal is to gather as much information as possible and make informed decisions that are fiscally responsible and work towards improving our Township. 


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