Caleb Buhs Appointed DIFS Public Information Officer

June 13, 2013
Media Contact: Caleb Buhs at 517-373-2380
Consumer Hotline: 877-999-6442

LANSING - Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS) Director Kevin Clinton announced the appointment of Caleb Buhs as the DIFS Public Information Officer. Buhs' appointment was effective Monday, June 3, 2013. Mr. Buhs will be responsible for media relations in addition to managing the department’s website and consumer outreach services.

“Caleb's experience working in governmental communications and demonstrated ability to partner with the media will be a tremendous asset to DIFS as we continue our mission of providing consumer protection and education,” Clinton said.

Mr. Buhs comes to DIFS from the Department of Treasury, where he spent more than eight years serving in various communication roles, most recently serving as a communications specialist. He also worked as a spokesman for Governor Rick Snyder from January through April of 2013.

Buhs received his B.A.A. from Central Michigan University in Integrative Public Relations.