Labor and Economic Opportunity
The Commission shall act in an advisory capacity to the Governor and the Director. Its 15-members will work to monitor, evaluate, and provide recommendations to the Governor and department regarding issues facing the Middle-Eastern American Community. They will also work to enhance economic opportunity, prevent discrimination, and spread awareness of Middle-Eastern American culture. The Director of the Michigan Office for New Americans will also serve as an ex officio, non-voting member of the Commission.