Local Office Hours
Monday, April 25
Columbia Township Library
6456 Center St. in Unionville
State Rep. Edward J. “Ned” Canfield was first elected to serve the 84th District in November 2014. The district covers Huron and Tuscola counties.
Canfield is a member on the House Appropriations Committee and chairs the Appropriations Subcommittee on the Department of Transportation. He also serves on the appropriations subcommittees on the Department of Agriculture, Department of Community Health, Department of Corrections and Department of Education.
Dr. Canfield has earned an associate degree in Environmental Health Technology from Merritt College, Oakland, CA, a bachelor’s of science in Biological Sciences from Lake Superior State College and a doctorate of Osteopathy from Michigan State University-College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is a Board Certified Osteopathic Family Physician.
Dr. Canfield most recently practiced at the Caro Medical Clinic in Caro. Previously, he ran the Canfield Family Practice with his wife, Cheryl. He also served as a board member for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
PUBLIC OFFICES AND AFFILIATIONS
Ned has been involved in many community organizations; he is a former president and current member of Sebewaing Rotary Club as well as the Michigan Osteopathic Association and the Eastern Michigan Osteopathic Association He is a former board member of the Michigan Association of Osteopathic Family Physicians. The Canfields attend Colling Church of the Nazarene. Ned is also a member of the charitable rock band, Second Time Around.
Canfield served five years in the United States Navy, and has been married to his wife Cheryl since 1984. They have four children and one grandchild.