Michigan Community Service Commission

The Michigan Community Service Commission strives to build a culture of service by providing vision and resources to strengthen communities through volunteerism. MCSC's duties include: Develop a three-year comprehensive national and community service plan for the state that shall be updated annually; Oversee and submit the state's applications to the Corporation for National and Community Service and other public and private funding sources; Establish policies and procedures for the use of federal funds; and Develop initiatives to promote community service in coordination with existing programs.

The Commission consists of 25 members, each of a particular expertise, to serve 3-year terms. Not more than 50% of the voting members of the commission, plus 1 additional member, shall be from the same political party.

 


Statute

Contact Information

Michigan Community Service Commission
222 N. Washington Square, Suite 100
Lansing, MI  48933
517-241-3606
 
Current Members:
 
Kelsey Snyder (R), Ann Arbor
Represents an individual between the ages of 16 and 25 who is a participant or supervisor in a program defined in section 101 of title I, 42 U.S.C. 12511
Term expires 10/1/20

Jessica Ives (R), Grass Lake
Represents business
Term expires 10/1/20

Scott Hiipakka (R), Milford
Represents experts in the delivery of human, educational, environmental, or public safety services to communities and persons
Term expires 10/1/20

 
John Graham (D), New Boston
Represents Native American Tribes
Term expires 10/1/20

Judith Watson-Olson (I), Gwinn
Represents individuals with expertise in the education, training, and developmental needs of youth, particularly disadvantaged youth
Term expires 10/1/20

Maria Holmes (I), Belleville
Represents business
Term expires 10/1/20

Anne Mervenne (R), Royal Oak
Represents business
Term expires 10/1/20 
 
Nathan Phillips (D), Lowell
Represents individuals with expertise in the education, training, and developmental needs of youth, particularly disadvantaged youth
Term expires 10/1/20

Heidi Magyar (R), Laingsburg
Represents experts in the delivery of human, educational, environmental, or public safety services to communities and persons
Term expires 10/1/21

Michelle Rrabideau (D), East Grand Rapids,
Experts in the delivery of human, educational, environmental, or public safety services to communities and persons
Term expires 10/1/21
  
Bob Kolt (D), Haslett
Represents experts in promoting voluntarism in older adults
Term expires 10/1/21

Angela Ayers (R), Bloomfield Hills
Represents experts in the delivery of human, educational, environmental, or public safety services to communities and persons
Term expires 10/1/21

Corey Utley (I), Okemos
Represents community-based agency
Term expires 10/1/21
 
Dan Olsen (R), Charlotte
Represents experts in the delivery of human, educational, environmental, or public safety services to communities and persons
Term expires 10/1/21
 
Aubrey Moon (I), Macomb Township
Represents business
Term expires 10/1/21

Peter Spadafore (D), Lansing
Represents local government
Term expires: 10/1/21
 
Sheila Alles, Northville
Represents the Superintendent of Public Instruction
Term expires 10/1/21
 
Kathleen Marie Cain-Babbitt (D), Plainwell
Represents local labor organizations
Term expires: 10/1/22

Douglas Ferrick (D), Northville
Represents business
Term expires 10/1/22
 
Earle Higgins, (D), Farmington Hills
Represents experts in the delivery of human, educational, environmental, or public safety services to communities and persons
Term expires 10/1/22

Linda Little, (D), Detroit
Represents individuals with expertise in the education, training and developmental needs of youth, particularly disadvantaged youth 
Term expires 10/1/22

Daniel McKernan (D), Grosse Pointe Woods
Labor Organizations
Term expires 10/1/22

David Parent (D), Ann Arbor
Represents Business
Term expires 10/1/22
 

Carlos Sanchez (D), Grand Rapids
Represents experts in the delivery of human, educational, environmental, or public safety services to communities and persons
Term expires 10/1/22

Samir Singh (D), East Lansing
Represents volunteer sector as outlined in the Edward Kennedy Serve America Act, section 1606(2)(B)
Term expires 10/1/22