DEARBORN, Michigan - Alpena Mayor Carol Shafto and Hamtramck Mayor Karen Majewskiwere named President and Vice President, respectively, of the Michigan Municipal League Board for the 2010-2011.
They were selected during the League’s annual Convention in Dearborn, Sept. 21-24, 2010.
Six new trustees also were named to the 19-member board. They are Charles Pugh, Detroit City Council president; Jacqueline K. Noonan, Utica mayor; Suzanne Pixley, Eastpointe mayor; William Filber, Spring Lake Village president; Amos O’Neal, Saginaw mayor pro tem; and Jeffery Lawson, Mackinaw City Village manager. Each will serve a three-year term, effective Sept. 24, 2010.
The 11 volunteers who also will serve on the 2010-11 board are Ray Anderson, Norway city manager; Virg Bernero, Lansing mayor; Patricia Bureau, Ishpeming mayor pro tem; Pat Capek, Cedar Springs councilmember; John Davidson, Bay City commissioner; Dale Kerbyson, Lapeer city manager; David Lossing, Linden mayor; Lynn Markland, Fenton city manager; Gary McDowell, Adrian mayor; Larry Nielsen, Paw Paw village manager; and Susan Rowe, Wayne City councilmember.
League CEO Dan Gilmartin and the rest of the League staff would like to thank the following outgoing board members for their years of services to the League and the board: Jeff Jenks, past president and Huntington Woods mayor pro tem; Richard Clanton, Kentwood mayor pro tem; Kenneth Cockrel Jr., Detroit city councilmember; Penny Hill, Kalkaska Village manager; Deanna Koski, Sterling Heights councilmember; and David Post, Hillman Village manager. For details about the League and what we do go to www.mml.org. For more information about the board go here.
View a more detailed press release here. View additional photos of the Michigan Municipal League Board of Trustees here.
Matt Bach is director of communications for the Michigan Municipal League. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and 734-669-6317.
Hamtramck Mayor Karen Majewski (left), new League Vice President; and Alpena Mayor Carol Shafto, new League Board President. View more photos here.