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Ward 5 - Baird Standish

Baird M. Standish, Vice-President

Ward 5 Commissioner
Community Development Committee Chair
Planning Commission Liaison 
Historical Commission Liaison 

Contact Information
Email: Baird Standish
Phone: 215-836-7606 Extension 1175


Commissioner Standish is a self-employed entrepreneur and inventor. He was elected to the Board of Commissioners in 2003 and currently serves as the liaison to the Planning Commission. Mr. Standish was appointed as President of the Board of Commissioners in 2020, a position he also held from 2006-2007.  Mr. Standish was elected by his peers to serve as Vice President of the Board from 2008-2011 and again from 2016-2019. 

Prior to seeking elected office, Mr. Standish served on the Springfield Township Planning and Shade Tree Commissions.