Images from Halfmoon Township
Skip navigation links
Halfmoon Township
Contact Us
Halfmoon Township > Office Staff
Skip navigation links
Halfmoon TwpExpand Halfmoon Twp
Township GovernmentExpand Township Government
Public Notices
Public WorksExpand Public Works
Parks and RecreationExpand Parks and Recreation
Emergency ServicesExpand Emergency Services
New Resident Guide
Halfmoon Township Code

 Office Staff

The Office Staff can be contacted through the Township Office at 814-692-9800, or by email as indicated:

Susan Steele
The Secretary/Treasurer is appointed by the BOS. He or she carries out the policies of the Board and is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Township. The Treasurer is responsible for proper accounting and reporting of all financial activities of the Township. He or she prepares the budget and provides financial information to the Board. The Secretary and Treasurer positions may be combined as one position or appointed as two separate positions.

Ken Soder
Zoning Officer
The Zoning Officer is responsible for enforcing the Township Zoning Ordinance and issuing zoning permits. Mr. Soder does not work out of the Halfmoon Township Office and can be contacted by email or by calling 814-234-0271.  If you are contemplating any improvements or alterations to your property, contact the Zoning Officer to discuss your plans and determine if any permits are required by the Township.  Mr. Soder is available Monday through Friday 8 a.m. 4:30p.m. except Wednesday afternoon from noon to 1 p.m. (Please make sure to specify you are a Halfmoon Township resident.)  

Amy M. Smith
Township Clerk/Assistant Secretary
The Township Clerk assist the Manager in all aspects of township management.

Scott L. Brown
The Road Master is responsible for maintenance of township roads and bridges, snow and ice removal, drainage projects, traffic controls and maintenance of all motorized equipment.

Michael Coakley
Public Works Laborer
The Public Works Laborer assists the Roadmaster in all projects and manages these projects when the Roadmaster is not available.

Brett Laird
Assistant Treasurer/Tax Collector
The Accounts Payable Receivable Clerk is responsible for accounts payable and receivable, payroll,  monthly bills list and treasurer’s report.