About Commissioner Veronica Klinefelt:
Commissioner Veronica Klinefelt was elected in November 2012 to her first two-year term as a county commissioner. She represents the residents in precincts including Eastpointe, Grosse Pointe Shores, St. Clair Shores and Warren.
Klinefelt, 48, has a long record of public involvement, serving six years on the East Detroit School Board, eight years on the Eastpointe City Council as Mayor Pro-tem, and one year on the Roseville/Eastpointe Recreation Authority.
During her involvement with these bodies, she served on the following committees: Legislative, Finance, Personnel, Curriculum and the Census 2000 Committee. She also served as council liaison to Recreation, Traffic Safety, Library, Senior Housing committees, and the Downtown Development Authority.
Klinefelt has attended Macomb Community College and has a Bachelor of Science degree from Wayne State University, majoring in Criminal Justice.
She and her husband, Randy, live in Eastpointe and have four children.