Crawford is a 67-year Novi resident. Wife Kathy is currently a Novi City Council member, following a 25-year tenure as Novi Senior Services Director. They have three children.
Crawford is a retiree of Xerox Corporation, where he worked for 20 years.
Crawford is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran.
Past Memberships and Committees at the County level:
Oakland County Board of Commissioners – 8 years
Vice Chairman of the Board of Commissioners - 2 years
Oakland County Republican Executive Committee
Oversaw $600 million county budget
Past Chairman of the Public Services Committee
NACO, National Association of Counties
MAC, Michigan Association of Counties
General Government Committee
Parks and Recreation Committee
Jail Overcrowding Committee
Emergency Telephone Service Committee
Commercial Mobile Radio Service Subcommittee
Past Memberships and Committees at the Local level:
Southwest Oakland Cable Commission – 13 years
Novi Parks and Recreation Commission – 10 years
Novi Parks and Recreation Commission Chairman – 6 years
Novi Lions Club
Multi-Lakes Conservation Association
Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce
The Novi Chamber of Commerce
The Lyon Area Chamber of Commerce
State Rep. Hugh Crawford was first elected to serve the people of the 38th House District in 2008. Located in Oakland County, the district includes Lyon Township, part of Northville city, Novi city, Novi Township, South Lyon city, Walled Lake city and Wixom city.
Crawford is a long-time Oakland County political figure, serving as vice-chair of the Oakland County Commission, Novi City Council member and Novi Mayor pro-tem.
Chairman, House Committee on Regulatory Reform
Member, Education Committee
Member, Energy & Technology Committee
Member, Local, Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs Committee.
1st Recipient, Novi Parks Foundation Annual Recognition Award:
renamed The Hugh & Kathy Crawford Award
Recipient, Novi’s Five Outstanding Citizens Award
Recipient, JC International Senator Award
Graduate, Citizen’s Police Academy