2018 Day at the Capital
On May 3rd NEMCSA's Executive Director Lisa Bolen, Community Development Director Karen Godi, School Success Director Dorothy Pintar and Communication and Outreach Coordinator Frances Whitney attended the 2018 Day at the Capital and Community Action Awards. During this time NEMCSA met with five Legislatures that represent many of NEMCSA 's core counties. This was a great opportunities to express thanks for their continued support for NEMCSA's many programs that are provided in their districts.
At the luncheon which honored many Community Action Volunteers throughout the state, Keynote Speaker DHHS Director Nick Lyon commented on the great collaboration between MCA and many of it's member agencies. State Representative Hank Vaupel was honored as Legislature of the Year for his continued involvement with his local CAA's community events and programs. Finally special recognition was given to long-time Executive Director John Stephenson of Northwest MI CAA for his many years of service. Happy retirement!