State Representative Charles Smiley
is serving his first term representing the 50th House District. Smiley served as mayor of Burton for 19 years and as a member of the Burton City Council for four years. Smiley also previously worked for 18 years at the General Motors Truck and Bus Assembly Plant in Flint and spent four years as a lieutenant with the Burton Fire Department. He and his wife, Pam, have two children, Angie and Jeff, and eight grandchildren.