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Kalamazoo Co EM Specialist appointed to State board

4/26/22 - Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced the following appointments to the Michigan Citizen-Community Emergency Response Coordinating Council.

Jeffrey W. Parsons, of Kalamazoo, is an emergency management specialist with the Kalamazoo County Office of Emergency Management. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration from Western Michigan University. Mr. Parsons is appointed to represent individuals with technical expertise related to emergency response for a term commencing April 26, 2022 and expiring December 31, 2025. He succeeds Kerry Minshall whose term expired December 31, 2021. 

Posted: Tuesday, April 26, 2022