TED

Meet the Department of Talent and Economic Development


  • Talent attraction, retention and training are the currency for the State’s future economic growth. The Department of Talent and Economic Development allows the state to leverage its ability to build talent with in-demand skills while helping state businesses grow and thrive

    Joining job creation and economic development efforts under one umbrella, TED consists of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, the Michigan State Housing Development Authority, the Michigan Strategic Fund and the newly created Talent Investment Agency (TIA).

  • Flat Rock Community High School teaches skilled trade classes, including welding.
  • Northwestern Michigan College purchased state-of-the-art equipment, students learn in-demand skills.
  • MSHDA provides financial and technical assistance to create safe and decent affordable housing.

Talent Investment

TIA: Talent Investment Agency

Economic Development

MEDC: Michigan Economic Development Corporation
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  • Michigan Strategic Fund The Michigan Strategic Fund oversees state economic development strategies. Its 13 member board has statutory authority to direct state appropriations in support of business development, community development, and state marketing activities, including the promotion of tourism, film industry, arts and cultural affairs.

State Housing Development

MSHDA: Michigan State Housing Development Agency
  • Mi State Housing Development Authority The Michigan State Housing Development Authority provides financial and technical assistance through public and private partnerships to create and preserve safe and decent affordable housing.

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