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Michigan's Public Safety Broadband Work Group

The MiPSB Work group is established under Michigan's Public Safety Communications Interoperability Board (MPSCIB), the State's Interoperable Governing Board. The Workgroup is comprised of a cross-functional, geographically diverse team that include representation from local, state, and tribal entities. Its purpose is to gather, analyze, and disseminate information relevant to the activities of FirstNet, and aggregate the information into recommendations for the MPSCIB.

Work Group Membership

Michigan's Public Safety Broadband Program

FirstNet is required to consult with regional, state, tribal, and local jurisdictions to ensure that the FirstNet network is designed to meet the needs of the public safety across the country.  In Michigan, FirstNet works through the State's Single Point of Contact (SPOC) and the MiPSB Program to gather requirements from key stakeholders.  The MiPSB Program, established under the Department of Technology, Management, and Budget (DTMB), provides direction and administrative support for Michigan's public safety broadband initiatives and is actively working with the MiPSB Workgroup and FirstNet to develop a strategic approach for the deployment and operation of the FirstNet network within Michigan.

  • Contact Information

  • State Single Point of Contact (SPOC)
           Mr. Brom Stibitz
           DTMB Director
           (517) 241-5545

    Michigan's Public Safety Broadband Program
           Mr. Andrew Halfman
           (517) 243-9374

    Statewide Interoperability Coordinator (SWIC)
           Mr. Bradley Stoddard, Director, Michigan's Public Safety Communications System
           (517) 284-4101