Governor Granholm Makes Appointments to Northern Michigan University Board of Control

Contact: Heidi Watson 517-335-6397

February 5, 2007

LANSING - Governor Jennifer M. Granholm today announced the following appointments to the Northern Michigan University Board of Control:

Stephen F. Adamini of Marquette, former state representative and attorney at Kendricks, Bordeau, Adamini, Chilman & Greenlee, P.C.  Mr. Adamini is appointed to represent the general public for a term expiring December 31, 2014.  He succeeds Karl A. Weber whose term has expired.

Gilbert L. Ziegler of Charlevoix, president of Alken-Ziegler.  Mr. Ziegler is appointed to represent the general public for a term expiring December 31, 2014.  He succeeds Larry C. Inman whose term has expired.

These appointments are subject to Article V, Section 6 of the Michigan State Constitution of 1963.  They stand confirmed unless disapproved by the Michigan Senate within 60 days.