Tim Vreeman will serve his first term on the Holland City Council, representing Ward 1.
Prior to coming to Holland, Tim pastored in the Kalamazoo area for 9 years. Tim moved to Holland with his wife, Amy, in 1996 to serve the congregation of Christ Memorial Church. Since then, together they have raised three children, Lydia, Clark, and Temesgen (TJ).
Tim and his family enjoy welcoming people to the city of Holland, serving as an unofficial host to new expats, immigrants, and refugees. Welcoming new people to the area and assisting them in acclimating to life in Holland has led to friendships around the world. Tim has been an active member of the Holland community. He has served three congregations as pastor and layperson and currently serves as a Funeral Arranger and Pastor at Langeland Sterenberg Funeral Homes. He and Amy are members at BLVD Church where he serves as elder.
Tim is a West Coast Chamber Leadership graduate and continues to invest in the program each year particularly in areas of history, culture, and hospitality. Tim has been on the Tulip Time Board of Directors, served as Board Chair, and has volunteered as a festival tour guide since 2010, and continues to volunteer as Tour Guide Coordinator and trainer for the festival. Tim served on the Heart of the City Fundraising Campaign for the remodeling and rebirth of the Civic Center Place and currently serves on the Civic Center Place Board.