•  Married (Barbara) 
  •  Two great children/accomplished adults (Ed and John) 
  •  Four grand children (Alex, Chase, Will and Katie Beth).      
  •  Retired from 41 yrs of college teaching.  Wife is a retired surgical nurse
  •  Plymouth resident since 2000
  • 6  26 mile Free Press marathons in my youth 


  1--Collect and repair antique Christmas bubble lights of the 1930s thru 1955.  We decorate our Christmas tree with 254 antique bubble lights.

  2 - Digital photography both still and video.  Periodic consulting on web development, Photoshop and Adobe Premiere for a limited number of clients.

Plymouth Community Involvement

Elected City Commissioner, November 2017​

Member of the Zoning Board of Appeals (current)

​Ongoing volunteer to PARC (Plymouth Arts & Recreation Complex)

Frequent attendee of most Planning Commission meetings during 

Biographical Information


  • B.S. Biological Science (Ferris State University 1968),
  • M.S. Aquatic Biology (Central Michigan University 1971) 
  • Ph.D. Higher Education (Wayne State University, 1993)

Ed Krol © 2020, Ed Krol, P.O. Box 5374, Plymouth, MI 48170

Introduction to Ed Krol