Public Officials List


GOVERNOR'S OFFICE


Gretchen Whitmer, Governor (effective 1/1/2019)

Garlin Gilchrist II, Lt. Governor (effective 1/1/2019)

JoAnne Huls, Chief of Staff (effective 1/2/2019)

Tricia L. Foster, Chief Operating Officer  (effective 3/13/2020)

Mark Totten, Chief Legal Counsel (effective 1/2/2019)

Jen Flood, Deputy Chief of Staff (effective 12/30/2019)

George Cook, Director of Legislative Affairs (effective 10/18/2020)

Patti Tremblay, Deputy Director, Legislative Affairs (effective 10/4/2020)

Joe Fedewa, Deputy Director, Legislative Affairs (effective 2/15/2021)


CIVIL RIGHTS


James E. White, Director

Mary Engelman, Deputy Director

Vicki Levengood, Director, Communications

Kimberly Woolridge, State ADA Compliance Director

Anthony Lewis, Director of Business and Community Affairs

Mark Bishop, Director, Strategic Operations

Anne Urasky, Director, Division on Deaf Blind and Hard of Hearing

Alfredo Hernandez, Equity Officer

Daniel Levy, Director, Law and Policy

Sharon Ellis, State ADA Compliance Director

Lori Vinson, Operations Director

Civil Rights Commission

 

CIVIL SERVICE

Jan Winters, State Personnel Director

Jonathan Patterson, Deputy Director

John Gnodtke, Deputy Director

Civil Service Commission


EDUCATION


Sheila Alles, Interim State Superintendent

Martin Ackley, Director, Office of Public and Governmental Affairs

Wendy Larvick, Chief of Staff

Sheila Alles, Chief Deputy Superintendent

Susan Broman, Deputy Superintendent

Kyle Guerrant, Deputy Superintendent

Venessa Kessler, Deputy Superintendent

State Board of Education

State Tenure Commission


ENVIRONMENT, GREATLAKES, & ENERGY


Liesl Eichler Clark, Director effective 1/1/2019

Jon Allan, Director, Office of the Great Lakes

Michael McClellan, Environment Deputy Director

Amy Epkey, Administrative Deputy Director

Maggie Pallone, External Relations Deputy Director

 

INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL SERVICES

Anita G Fox, Director (effective 1/14/2019)

Karin Gyger, Chief of Staff and Legislative Director

Judy Weaver, Senior Deputy Director

Sarah Wohlford, Senior Deputy Director

Randall S Gregg, Senior Deputy Director and General Counsel

Robert Burns, Chief Advisor to the Director


MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES


Certificate of Need Commissioners


MILITARY & VETERANS AFFAIRS


Paul Rogers, Director

Zanetta Adams, Director of MVAA

Anne Zerbe, Director of MVH

BG Lawrence Schloegl, Assistant Adjutant General- Army

BGen Bryan Teff, Assistant Adjutant General-Air

Michael Price, Senior Deputy Director, State Operations

Fred Schaible, Deputy Director for Engagements


NATURAL RESOURCES


Daniel Eichinger, Director effective 12/27/2018

Shannon Lott, Natural Resources Deputy

Mark Hoffman, Chief Administrative Officer

Natural Resources Commission


STATE POLICE


Col. Joseph Gasper, Director effective 1/1/2019

Lt. Col. Amy Dehner, Chief Deputy Director

Lt. Col. Chris Kelenske, Deputy Director

Lt. Col. Kyle Bowman


TECHNOLOGY, MANAGEMENT & BUDGET


Brom Stibitz, Director & CIO

Michelle Lange, Deputy Director

Phillip Jeffery, Chief Financial Officer

Jared Ambrosier, Chief Procurement Officer

Laura Clark, Chief Security Officer

Anthony Estell, Office of Retirement Services Director

Jack Harris, Chief Technology Officer

Sherri Irwin, Office of Support Services Director

Cindy Peruchietti, Agency Services Director

Eric Swanson, Center for Shared Solutions

Michael Turnquist, Facilities & Business Services

State Administrative Board

 

State Budget Office

David Massaron, State Budget Director

Bethany Wicksall, Deputy Budget Director

 

Office of the Children's Ombudsman

Suzanna Shkreli, Office of the Children's Ombudsman, effective 3/25/2021

 

Office of the State Employer

Cheryl Schmittdiel, Acting Office of the State Employer Director


TRANSPORTATION


Paul C. Ajegba, Director effective 1/1/2019

Michigan State Transportation Commission

Michigan Aeronautics Commission


TREASURY


Rachael Eubanks, Director effective 1/1/2019

Jeffrey Guilfoyle, Chief Deputy Treasurer

Jon Braeutigam, Senior Chief Investment Officer

Ann Good, Deputy Treasurer

Joyce Parker, Deputy Treasurer

Glenn White, Deputy Treasurer

Sally Durfee, Chief of Staff

Aaron Keel, Director of Legislative Affairs

Paul Connors, Legislative Liaison

Brian Neill, Bureau of Lottery Commissioner

 

Investment Advisory Committee

Michigan Finance Authority

Gaming Control Board

Education Trust Board
State Tax Commission

State Building Authority

 

 

 


 Updated 2/24/2021