Fort Gratiot Township has a new community development director. Sharon Wilton joined the staff at Fort Gratiot Township last week filling the position vacated by Christi Jones who joined the EDA of St. Clair County recently as the Director of Business and Community Development. Fort Gratiot Clerk, Robert Buechler (Pronounced Beekler) said Sharon has a ton of experience with community relations. He went on to say her networking and contacts will be helpful to the township. Sharon said she is thrilled to be in her new position. She went on to say that the township is an amazing place to work and that she is glad to be making a difference in her local community. She said her first task is the planning of Scarecrow Saturday coming up on September 28th. Beyond that Wilton said she will be training in other topics, and looks forward to working alongside her peers in Zoning and Ordinance.