Gov. Rick Snyder makes appointment to the Michigan Interagency Council on Homelessness

Thursday, April 5, 2018

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Pam Kies-Lowe of Lansing to the Michigan Interagency Council on Homelessness.

Established by Executive Order 2015-2, the Michigan Interagency Council on Homelessness was created as an advisory body within the Michigan State Housing Development Authority to develop, adopt, and update a 10-year plan to end homelessness. The council is comprised of 13 members appointed by the Governor.

“I thank Pam for dedicating her time to finding solutions to end homelessness in Michigan,” Snyder said.

Kies-Lowe is a homeless education consultant and the state coordinator for homeless education for the Michigan Department of Education. She serves on several educational and homelessness advisory boards in her position with the department, and is a member of the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth. Kies-Lowe holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and applied behavior analysis and a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Western Michigan University. She will represent the Michigan Department of Education and replace Michael Radke.

Kies-Lowe will serve a four-year term expiring Jan. 31, 2022.