DISTRICT State Representative Bruce Rendon of Lake City was first elected in November 2010 to the Michigan House and represents the residents of Missaukee, Crawford, Kalkaska, Roscommon, and Ogemaw counties. He was re-elected to a second term for the 2013-14 Michigan Legislature.

COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS Rendon serves as vice chair on the House Natural Resources Committee, and on the committees for Agriculture, Local Government, Regulatory Reform, and Tourism.

EDUCATION Rendon earned an associates degree from Ferris State University in Architectural Design and Drafting.

PROFESSIONAL Rendon has been owner and operator of Rendon Quality Construction, Inc. for 28 years in Lake City. He began in the building business under his father, worked for Blink Lumber Company for 11 years and launched his first construction business with a partner in 1982. He has served as president of the Northwest Michigan Home Builders Association three times, been Regional Vice President for two years, an appointee to the MAHB Executive Committee and the MAHB’s Secretary/Treasurer. In 2004, Bruce served as president of the Michigan Association of Home Builders, the third largest state building association in the country. He continues to be a Life Director, a voting member of the Executive Board of Directors, voting member of the Legislative Committee, and a voting member of the Insurance Committee at MAHB.

PERSONAL Bruce has been married to Daire Moore Rendon for 38 years. They have two daughters, and three grandchildren. They established Renmoor Jersey Farm in 1988 to raise and show Jersey cattle, which they have marketed at prestigious shows throughout the Midwest and Canada. Rendon is recognized as an official dairy cattle judge at county, state, and international dairy shows. He has served as President of the Michigan Jersey Cattle Club and is a Director of that Association, as well as serving on the Michigan Purebred Dairy Cattle Association Committee. He and his family attend St Stephen’s Catholic Church in Lake City.

Monthly Office Hours Schedule 

Meetings with residents of Crawford and Kalkaska counties are normally on the second Friday of each month and for people in Ogemaw, Roscommon and Lake counties on the third Friday of each month. In the event of holidays or other conflicts, please watch for rescheduling.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to a scheduling conflict, office hours will be on Thursday, Jan. 8:

Crawford County

  • Goodale’s Bakery, 500 Norway St. in Grayling, from 9 to 10 a.m.

Kalkaska County

  • Trout Town Café, 306 Elm St. in Kalkaska, from noon to 1 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 16:

Ogemaw County

  • West Branch Chamber of Commerce, 422 West Houghton Ave. in West Branch, from 9 to 10 a.m.

Roscommon County

  • Fred’s of Roscommon, 422 N. 5th St. in Roscommon, from noon to 1 p.m.

Missaukee County

  • Food Factory, 118 N. Main St. in Lake City, from 3 to 4 p.m.