Stan Grot was appointed Shelby Township Clerk on Tuesday, February 7, 2012; he took his oath of office and immediately began serving the Shelby Township residents on Wednesday, February 8, 2012. Grot was elected in November 2012.

Grot comes with a wealth of experience in both the public and private sector.

After studying Mechanical Engineering at Macomb County Community College and Wayne State University, he earned his journeyman card as a master mechanic. Grot later worked for General Motors Corporation.

For eight years, Grot owned and operated his own successful family restaurant in Hamtramck serving delicious meals and creating jobs for which he received many accolades and awards.

Previously Grot served as Sterling Heights City Councilman and Macomb County Commissioner. He also worked at the state level for seven years as Assistant Secretary of State and recently worked for Attorney General Bill Schuette in the Executive Office as Public Relations Representative for southeast Michigan.

Stan Grot is of Polish-German ancestry and is married to his wife Sylvia. Together they have four wonderful children attending Utica Community Schools. Grot belongs to many civic and political organizations such as Knights of Columbus, American-Polish Cultural Society, and American-Polish Century Club. He's a former Cub Scout Den Leader, Pack 79.

Grot is a past Chairman of the Macomb County Republican Party and was the 10th Congressional District Republican Chairman. He is a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Shelby Township and Society of Christ Our Lady of Czestochowa in Sterling Heights.

Public Service

Stan Grot, Shelby Township Clerk


  • Shelby Township Clerk (2012 - present)
  • Past

    • 10th Congressional GOP District Chairman (2011-2022)
    • President of Macomb County Clerks Association
    • Constituent Relations Representative for Attorney General's Office for Southeast Michigan
    • Michigan Assistant Secretary Of State
    • Macomb County Commissioner
    • Sterling Heights City Councilman 1986-1990
    • Macomb County Republican Party Chairman
    • Republican State Committee Member

    "True Republican" in Macomb County

    • Received the highest honor as recipient of the Alexander Groesbeck Award by the Macomb County Republican Party
    • Volunteered for George H. Bush's Presidential Campaigns (elected as Michigan Elector for his second presidential term)
    • Volunteered for former Michigan Governor Engler's campaign and assisted him on trade missions to Poland
    • Assisted Candice Miller helping her obtain the nomination at the Macomb County Convention and then at state convention in her first campaign for Michigan Secretary of State assuring her the nomination


Phone: 586-453-5988