Rachelle (Rachelle) Smit (R-043)

State Representative Rachelle Smit

Rachelle (Rachelle) Smit (R-043)
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Capitol: 517.373.0615
FAX: 517.373.5930
District: 616.490.1074
Michigan House of Representatives
Room N-892 Cora B. Anderson House Office Building 124 North Capitol Avenue
Lansing, MI 48933
124 North Capitol Avenue
Lansing, MI 48933
Residence:Shelbyville, MI

Committee Assignments


ABOUT THE REPRESENTATIVE District Rep. Rachelle Smit was elected to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2022 to represent the residents of Michigan's 43rd House District. The district encompasses most of Allegan County, including the cities of Allegan, Fennville and Wayland, and the townships of Fillmore, Manilus, Clyde, Overisel, Heath, Valley, Salem, Monterey, Dorr, Hopkins, Watson, Wayland and Martin. It also includes Barry, Yankee, Orangeville, Hope, Prairieville, Johnstown and Assyria townships in Barry County, Bellevue City and Township in Eaton County and part of Jamestown Township in Ottawa County. Committees Rep. Smit is a member of the House Agriculture, Elections, and Insurance Committee and the Financial Services Committee. Professional and Public Office Affiliations Rachelle and her husband, Dave, are partners in their family dairy farm. She served as the Martin Township Clerk for seven years, a position that drove her passion for election integrity. Personal Rachelle was born and raised in West Michigan. She and Dave have been married for 23 years and have 3 sons. They have also had the opportunity to serve as foster parents for several wonderful children over the years and are passionate about adoption. The Smit family lives in Shelbyville and they are members of Georgetown Christian Fellowship. Rachelle enjoys the outdoors, playing golf and hiking trials at the beautiful state parks in the communities she serves.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2022    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Dave   
Counties Representing