Whitmer makes appointments to boards and commissions

LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has announced reappointments to the Barrier Free Design Board, Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Board (“Children’s Trust Fund”), Michigan Civil Rights Commission, Michigan Board of Cosmetology, Data Collection Agency Governing Board, Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees, Board of Mechanical Rules, Michigan Public School Employees’ Retirement System Board, Michigan Natural Resources Commission, Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees, Rural Development Fund Board, Michigan Travel Commission, Michigan Technological University Board of Trustees, and the Director of the Office of Children’s Ombudsman.

Serving on the Barrier Free Design Board is Ronald R. Campbell, of Davison. He is the principal planner and preservation architect for Oakland County.

Campbell is reappointed to represent registered architects for a term commencing March 25 and expiring Oct. 31, 2023.

The Barrier Free Design Board has the responsibility to receive, review, and process requests for exceptions to the barrier free design specifications, and requires appropriate equivalent alternatives when exceptions are granted. The Board receives, processes, and makes recommendations for barrier free design rules.

This appointment is subject to the advice and consent of the Senate. — G.G.