Town Board

The Lynden Township Board consists of five positions: three supervisors elected to staggered three-year terms, and a clerk and treasurer, both elected to two-year terms. Township elections take place annually on the second Tuesday of March.  The next election will take place Tuesday March 9, 2021.

Jenny Schmidt, Clerk –  320-774-8507 (Leave a message or text); or email:
Contact Jenny for general inquiries including rental of the town hall.
Term expires in 2022
Joe Stender – Deputy Clerk

Township Board of Supervisors
Dave L Johnson, Board Chair – 320-558-4649 (Call or text) or email:
Contact Dave for general ordinance / zoning inquiries, subdivision and platting questions, weed inspection and road signage issues.
Term expires 2023

Dennis Niemi, Vice-Chair and Road Manager – 320-266-4867 or email:
Contact Dennis for any road-related issues (including grading and snow-plowing) and driveway / approach permits.
Term expires 2021

Tom Plaggerman, – 320-266-1561 or email:
Contact Tom for general inquires and animal control issues.
Term expires 2022
Dan Torgersen, Treasurer – 320-267-4909 or email: (Term expires 2021)
Jean Schermer – Deputy Treasurer

Lynden Township Board
Seated: Supervisors Tom Plaggerman, Dennis Niemi, & Dave L Johnson
Standing: Clerk Jenny Schmidt & Treasurer Dan Torgersen