2020-2021 Commissioners

  • Commissioners represent Community Action Agencies, Elected Officials, Low-Income Persons, and Public Sector
  • Jill Edwards-Sutton, Mt. Pleasant - Chair Jill Edwards-Sutton, Mt. Pleasant - Chair

    Executive Director, Mid-Michigan Community Action

    Term ends 6/21/23





  • Carolyn Bloodworth Carolyn Bloodworth

    Executive Director, Corporate Giving, Consumers Energy

    Secretary/Treasure, Consumers Energy Foundation

    Term ends 6/21/23

  • Tiffany Mayers Tiffany Brown-Mayers

    Hi-Lo Driver, General Motors 

    Expires 6/21/23

  • Joelle Jude Fontaine Joelle-Jude Fontaine

    Senior Program Officer, The Kresge Foundation

    Term ends 6/21/22

  • Kelly Garrett Kelly Garrett

    Mayor, City of Lathrup Village

    Term ends 6/21/22

  • Shamayim Harris Shamayim Harris

    Founder, Avalon Village in Highland Park

    Term ends 6/21/24

  • Justin Hodge Justin Hodge

    Washtenaw County Commissioner

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Social Work at the University of Michigan

    Term ends 6/21/24

  • Miguel Rodriguez Miguel Rodriguez

    Executive Director, Capital Area Community Services

    Term ends 6/21/22


  • Ashley Slack Ashley Slack

    Operation Manager, Southwest Michigan Community Action Agency

    Term ends 6/21/24

  • Theresa Thompson Theresa Thompson

    Student, Lake Superior State University,

    Term ends 6/21/22

  • Ravi Yalamanchi Ravi Yalamanchi

    CEO of the Plymouth Housing Commission and President of INFIN, Inc.

    Term ends 6/21/24

  • Milinda Ysasi Milinda Ysasi

    Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW)

    Grand Rapids County Commissioner

    Term ends 6/21/23