Public Officials List

GOVERNOR'S OFFICE   INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL SERVICES
Rick Snyder, Governor   Patrick M McPharlin, Director 
Brian Calley, Lt. Governor   Teri Morante, Chief Deputy Director
Richard Posthumus, Chief of Staff effective 2/13/2017   Judy Weaver, Senior Deputy Director
Jarrod Agen, Chief of Staff until 2/13/2017   Rhonda Fossit, Senior Deputy Director
Allison Scott, Executive Director to the Governor    Randall S Gregg, Special Deputy Director and General Counsel effective 3/1/2017
Darin Ackerman, Director, Legislative Affairs effective 2/13/2017     
Beth Emmitt, Deputy Chief of Staff    
Richard Baird, Transformation Manager   LICENSING & REGULATORY AFFAIRS
Tori Sachs, External Affairs Advisor   Shelly Edgerton, Director
Harvey Hollins, Director, Office of Urban Initiatives   Al Pohl, Chief Deputy Director 
John Walsh, Director of Strategy   Stephanie Comai, Deputy Director
    Mark Long, Workers' Compensation Agency 
     
AGRICULTURE & RURAL DEVELOPMENT   Occupational Health Standards Commission
Jamie Clover Adams, Director   Public Service Commission
Gordon Wenk Chief Deputy Director   Liquor Control Commission
Ken McFarlane, Deputy Director   Employment Relations Commission
Matthew Blakely, Director of Policy & Legislative Affairs    
Bradley Deacon, Director, Office of Legal Affairs    
     
Commission of Agriculture & Rural Development   MILITARY & VETERANS AFFAIRS
Grape and Wine Industry Council   Gregory Vadnais, Adjutant General
    Michael A. Stone, Assistant Adjutant General - Installations
ATTORNEY GENERAL    
Bill Schuette, Attorney General   NATURAL RESOURCES
Matthew Schneider   Keith Creagh, Director
Rusty Hills   William Moritz, Natural Resources Deputy
    Mark Hoffman, Chief Administrative Officer
    Marc Miller, Regional Initiatives Deputy
    Natural Resources Commission
CIVIL RIGHTS    
Agustin V Arbulu, Executive Director   STATE
Colleen Pero, Deputy Director   Ruth Johnson, Secretary of State
Dan Levy, Chief Legal Officer   Mike Senyko, Chief of Staff
Lori Vinson, Director of Civil Rights Operations   Bill Kordenbrock, Chief Legal Counsel
Lee Gonzales, Legislative Liaison   Mike Wartella, Director of Customer Services Administration
Anne Urasky, Director, Division on Deaf Blind and Hard of Hearing    
Sharon Ellis, State ADA Compliance Director    
Civil Rights Commission    
    STATE POLICE
CIVIL SERVICE   Kriste Etue, Director
Jan Winters, State Personnel Director   Gary Gorski, Deputy Director
Matthew Fedorchuk, Deputy Director   Shawn Sible, Deputy Director
Civil Service Commission   Richard Arnold, Deputy Director
    Thomas Sands, Deputy Director
CORRECTIONS    
Heidi E Washington, Director    TALENT & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Kenneth McKee, Deputy Director     Roger Curtis, Director effective November 2016
Russ Marlan, Deputy Director   Wanda Stokes, Director of Talent Investment Agency
Jeri-Ann Sherry, Deputy Director   Sammie Lukaskiewicz, Deputy Director effective 2/2017
    Melanie Brown, Deputy Director until 2/2017
    Jeremy Hendges, Deputy Director
    Kevin Elsenheimer, MSHDA Executive Director until 1/2017
    Earl Poleski, MSHDA Executive Director  effective 2/2017
    Brian Mills, MSHDA Chief of Staff
    Stephanie Beckhorn, Director of Workforce Development Agency
     
    Michigan State Housing Development Authority Board
    Travel Commission
    Strategic Fund Board
     
EDUCATION  
Brian J Whiston, State Superintendent    John Roberts, State Budget Director
Martin Ackley, Director, Office of Public and Governmental Affairs   Nancy Duncan, Deputy Budget Director
Wendy Larvick, Chief of Staff   Phillip Jeffery, Chief Financial Officer
Sheila Alles, Chief Deputy Superintendent effective 3/1/2017   Phil Stoddard, Retirement Services
Norma Jean Sass, Deputy Superintendent until 3/1/2017   Jeff Brownlee, Procurement Director
Susan Broman, Deputy Superintendent   David Behen, Director CIO
Kyle Guerrant, Deputy Superintendent   Brom Stibitz, Chief Deputy Director
Venessa Kessler, Deputy Superintendent   Rodney Davenport, Chief Technology Officer
    James McFarlane, Customer Service
State Board of Education   Eric Swanson, Center for Shared Solutions
State Tenure Commission   Orlene Hawks, Office of Children's Ombudsman
    Marie Waalkes, Office of the State Employer
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY   Natasha Baker, School Reform Office
C. Heidi Grether, Director    Michael Turnquist, Facilities & Business Services
Jon Allan, Director, Office of the Great Lakes    
Michael McClellan, Environment Deputy Director, effective 7/17/17   State Administrative Board
Amy Epkey, Administrative Deputy Director, effective 2/13/17    
Maggie Pallone, External Relations Deputy Director, effective 1/17/17    
     
HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES   TRANSPORTATION
Nick Lyon, Director   Kirk T. Steudle, Director
Tim Becker, Chief Deputy Director   Michigan State Transportation Commission
Terry Beurer   Michigan Aeronautics Commission
Farah Hanley    
Bill Hardiman   TREASURY
Elizabeth Hertel   Nick Khouri, State Treasurer
Kurt Krause   Tom Saxton, Chief Deputy Treasurer (until 1/10/2017)
Geralyn Lasher   Joseph Fielek, Chief Deputy Treasurer (effective 1/10/2017)
Matt Lori   Jon Braeutigam, Deputy Treasurer
Sue Moran   Gregory Gursky, Deputy Treasurer (effective 1/10/2017)
Karen Parker   Eric Scorsone, Deputy Treasurer (effective 1/10/2017)
Kari Sederberg   Glenn White, Deputy Treasurer (effective 1/10/2017)
Kathy Stiffler   Joseph Pavona, Public Private Partnerships (until 1/10/2017)
Dr. Eden Wells   Howard Ryan, Director of Legislative Affairs
Steve Yager   Paul Connors, Legislative Liaison (until 1/10/2017)
Lynda Zeller   Ken Osborne, Legislative Liaison (effective 1/10/2017)
Nancy Vreibel   M. Scott Bowen, Director of Lottery
Richard Kline     
Chris Priest   Investment Advisory Committee
    Michigan Finance Authority
    Gaming Control Board
    Education Trust Board
    State Tax Commission
    State Building Authority
     
Certificate of Need Commissioners     
     
     
     Updated 6/2017