Farmers Advisory Committee

Contact the Farmers Advisory Committee

Contact by using this web form or email the committee at

Howell Farmer’s Market Association Main Web page


  • 6:30 pm
  • Thursdays - see monthly calendar
  • Main Administration Building, Conference Room B
  • Meetings held jointly with Preservation Task Force Meetings

View the Farmers Advisory Committee's calendar for more information.


  • Elaine Taylor, Chair
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Jeffrey Alfano
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Leslie Chaillet, Secretary
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Maryann Cernak
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Wendell Nanson
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Matthew Filosa
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Michele Fay
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Brian Davis, Alternate 1
    Term expires: December 2022
  • Nicholas Nichols, Alternate 2
    Term expires: December 2023
The committee membership must consist of the following:
  • Seven members and two alternates
  • Three members with two year terms
  • Four members with three year terms
  • Alternate one serves a two year term
  • Alternate two serves a three year term


This committee is active in a vocational or avocational farm use activity. The committee has an inventory of existing farm uses and provides an assessment of measures to aid the farming community. The committee shall provide recommendations to the Township Council and other public authorities as to the impact of development and planning changes on the farming community.


  • O-88-5 and O-07-7