Sen. Outman has lived in this area all of his life and is proud to call the 33rd Senate District his home. He lives on the same family farm where he grew up in Montcalm County. He is a graduate of Lakeview Community Schools and then went on to earn a Bachelor of Science Degree from Grand Valley State University where he majored in Biology with a minor in Spanish, and a teaching degree.
In addition to his work in the State Senate, Rick is the owner/operator of a 3rd generation small business, Outman Excavating. Founded in 1947 by his grandfather and uncle, Outman excavating is still well known among the farmers and local businesses in West-Central Michigan.
Sen. Outman is also a veteran of the United States Army and National Guard.
Senator Jon Bumstead
Representative Julie Calley
Kent County Co. Clerk Lisa Posthumus Lyons
Representative Thomas Albert
Former State Sen. Judy Emmons
Former State Rep. James Lower
They are supporting me because they have seen me work in Lansing and know that I can be trusted to always put the people of West Michigan first. I hope that during this campaign, I can earn your trust and support as well.