Snyder makes appointment to Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery

Monday, July 14, 2014

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Laura Marcero, of Grosse Pointe Farms, to the Michigan Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery.

The 11-member board assists the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs with overseeing the practice of more than 8,200 osteopathic doctors.

"Laura is committed to ensuring the health and well-being of Michiganders, and I appreciate her willingness to serve,” said Snyder.

Marcero is the managing director of restructuring and turnaround practice at Huron Consulting Group. Marcero was named to Crain’s Detroit 40 Under 40 in 2011 and Crain’s Deal of the Year in 2013. She serves on the board of directors and finance committee for the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.

Marcero earned a bachelor’s in business administration in accounting and finance from the University of Michigan and completed the Executive Education Program – Women’s Board of Director Training at Northwestern University Kellogg School of Business. She will represent the general public and fills the vacancy created by the resignation of Catherine Heise.

Marcero will serve the remainder of a four-year term expiring Dec. 31, 2015. Her appointment is subject to the advice and consent of the Senate.