Executive Office

The Executive Office is the administrative direction and policy office for the department. Under the guidance of the Director and Chief Deputy Director, daily operation and program oversight are carried out for all programs and divisions. 

Gary McDowell
Director
517-284-5716

Ashley Steffen
Legislative Liaison
517-242-2282
SteffenA1@Michigan.gov

Jennifer Holton
Director of Communications
517-284-5724
HoltonJ@Michigan.gov

Brad Deacon
Director of the Office of Legal Affairs
517-284-5729
DeaconB9@Michigan.gov