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Michigan Public Safety Communications Interoperability Board

Michigan's Public Safety Communications Interoperability Board

The Public Safety Communications Interoperability Board, oversees the Michigan's Public Safety Communications System (MPSCS) a 800/700 MHz radio system and telecommunications network that also provides public safety specific applications integrated into the network. The MPSCS provides statewide interoperability in digital clarity to its members in all 83 counties for local, state, federal, tribal and private partners. It also adopts procedures governing the organization and operations of Michigan’s Public Safety Communications System. The Board is also responsible for advising the Governor on all interoperability aspects of current and future technology in the state to ensure the public safety community is well prepared today and in the future with the emergency communications ecosystem.

 

Michigan's Public Safety Communications Interoperability Board

Current Public Safety Communications Interoperability Board Members

Mr. Bryce A. Tracy, Chair
Mackinac County 911
Term Expires: 4/30/2026

Mr. Bradley A. Stoddard, Co-Chair
Michigan’s Public Safety Communications System
Department of Technology, Management & Budget
 
Ms. Brianna Briggs
Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Mr. Gary Hagler 
Michigan Department of Natural Resources

Mr. Sean McCarthy
Macomb County Technical Services
Term Expired:  4/30/2024 

Mr. Edwin L. Miller, Chief
Sault Ste. Marie Fire Department 
Term Expires:  4/30/2027

Mr. Kenneth Morris, Executive Vice President 
Life EMS Ambulance
Term Expired:  4/30/2024

Mr. Matthew Sahr
Eastpointe Fire and Rescue
Term Expires:  4/30/2027

Mr. Kevin Sehlmeyer
State Fire Marshal 

Colonel Raymond Stemitz
Michigan Department of Military & Veterans Affairs

Captain Kevin Sweeney
Michigan Department of State Police

Mr. Art Thompson, Chief Information Officer
City of Detroit
Term Expires: 4/30/2026

Mr. Jon Unruh, Chief
Farmington Hills Fire Department
Term Expires:  4/30/2026

Mr. Edward B. Viverette, Chief of Police
City of North Muskegon
Term Expired:  4/30/2024
 
Mr. Thomas LaFave
Michigan Department of Transportation

  

Gov Whitmer board appointments

MPSCIB Brochure

MPSCIB Brochure

Statute

Statute

Calendar

2024 Michigan's Public Safety Interoperability Board Meetings

Wednesday, March 13

Michigan State Police Headquarters
7150 Harris Drive, Dimondale
1917 Conference Room
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Click here to join meeting virtually.

Wednesday, June 12

Michigan State Police Headquarters
7150 Harris Drive, Dimondale
1917 Conference Room
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 18

Michigan State Police Headquarters
7150 Harris Drive, Dimondale
Centennial Conference Room
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 11

Michigan State Police Headquarters
7150 Harris Drive, Dimondale
1917 Conference Room
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.