Board Members

Brendan Betz - Board Secretary

Brendan Betz is a passionate young professional and public servant from West Lafayette. He sees his public service as a way to contribute to our community in lasting, meaningful ways. This is why he turned his attention toward working in local government. In addition to the service in the township, Brendan works for a family-owned local business. He works in design and project management; primarily though he is the Sales Manager for new construction with Burton Pools for both residential and commercial work across central Indiana. He enjoys traveling, hiking with his dog, and spending time with family and friends. He was elected to the Township Board in 2018, and has been the Board Secretary since January 2019.

David Tate - Board Member

David Tate, his wife Maureen, and his son Ryan are longtime residents of the community. David retired from Purdue University, where he was the Director of Medical Laboratory and Forensic Sciences, as well as a Hovde Outstanding Faculty Fellow. He is the chaplain for the Wabash Township Fire Department and the Lafayette Fire Department. A devout Catholic, he is also active with the Knights of Columbus. He was appointed to the Township Board in April 2021.