New Board of Canvassers member announced

FLINT — Enrique J. Rodriguez, B.S. MPA, is the newly appointed Democratic member of the Genesee County Board of Canvassers.

Genesee County Clerk John Gleason introduced Rodriguez during a June 30 press conference at the Latinx Technology & Community Center in Flint.

Rodriguez earned his bachelor’s in science in Health Care Administration, with a minor in Communications from the University of Michigan- Flint in 2005 and a Master’s in Public Administration from UM-Flint, Horace Rackham School of Graduate Studies in 2007.

The Board of Canvassers is comprised of two Democrats and two Republicans. Canvassers are responsible for certification of election returns for national, state and school offices.

The board is also responsible for conducting recounts for all units of government in the county. — G.G.