The Youth in Government Board of Directors oversees the fiscal health of the program and provides assistance in its organization, development and operation. The board meets quarterly to review and advise on the program. We express our heart-felt gratitude to the following persons who serve on the board and give their support and assistance to us throughout the year.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Rick Snyder - Governor, State of Michigan

Brian Calley - Lt. Governor, State of Michigan

Jim Ananich - Senate Minority Leader

Tim Bowlin - House Business Office

Brian Broderick - Michigan Association of Non-Public Schools

Evelyn Calogero - Attorney at Law

Justin Clement - The Frederick Group

Mark Cook - YIG Chair - Blue Cross Blue Shield

E. Thomas Fitzgerald - Judge, Court of Appeals

Sean Gehle - St John Providence Health System

William Hallan  - Michigan Retailers Association

Hoon-Yung Hopgood - State Senator

Mike Johnston - Michigan Manufacturers Association

Rick Lantz - Delta Dental Plan of Michigan

Tom Leonard - Speaker of the House

Barbara Lezotte - Lezotte Miller Public Relations

Jeff Litten - MYIG Alumni Board Chair

Arlan Meekhof - Senate Majority Leader

Jennifer Miller - Staff Member for Senator Hildebrand

Chris Mitchell - Michigan Health & Hospitals Association 

Kristy Pagan - State Representative

Sam Singh - House Minority Leader

Bill Sullivan - Michigan Dental Association

Leah Wawro - DTE Energy

Brian Whiston - Superintendent of Public Instruction

Cathy Wilson - YIG Vice Chair - Consumer’s Energy

Adam Zemke - State Representative

David Zyble - Jackson National Life

YMCA Michigan Youth in Government
2175 Association Drive, Suite 200
Okemos, Michigan 48864
Phone: (517) 639-4480 - Contact Us
Fax: (517) 639-3525