Pennfield Charter Township has announced that they have found a new treasurer.

In a release, the Pennfield Township Board says they unanimously approved township resident Deborah Jackson to the position of township Treasurer, effective April 1.

Jackson is the owner of Ostermann Tax Service, and has lived in Pennfield since 1998.

Pennfield Township Supervisor Rob Behnke says that they chose to appoint Jackson now so “we could assure the residents of Pennfield Township a smooth and beneficial transition.”

Current Treasurer, Barb Philips is retiring after serving since November 1996.