Meet Senator Zorn


Zorn serves as Chair of the Local Government committee, vice-chair of the Outdoor Recreation and Tourism committee, and is a member of the Banking and Financial Services committee, Energy and Technology committee, and Veterans, Military Affairs and Homeland Security committee.


Zorn works with his brother Dean at the family owned automotive business, Zorn’s Service Inc., which was opened in 1953 by their father, Ivan Zorn. Before being elected to the Michigan House of Representatives, Zorn served Raisinville Township for 10 years and then for the past 20 years he served as a Monroe County commissioner, including four years as chairman. During his time on the county commission, Zorn worked to reorganize the Monroe County Economic Development Corporation and created the Monroe First program that assists existing and new business development in Monroe County. Under Zorn’s financial leadership, the county reduced expenditures by $15 million in a three-year period.


Zorn is married to Cindy and cherishes the time he has with her and his four children and ten grandchildren. He belongs to several community service organizations, including the Ida Civic Club, Monroe County Vietnam Veterans Chapter 142, Monroe County Chamber of Commerce, National Rifle Association, Monroe County Vietnam Veterans Museum Historical Society, Food System Economic Partnership Regional Leadership Team, Roselawn Memorial Park Board of Directors, Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 113, Capt. Norman Heck Memorial Park Committee, and he is the executive director of the Christmas in Ida Festival and Parade of Lights

Senator Dale W. Zorn can be contacted by clicking here.