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Hello, I’m Melissa LaGrand, County Commissioner for District 15. I'm a mother of four, a long-time Grand Rapids resident, and a small business owner. As the mom of a blind child, I'm an experienced accessibility advocate. I am passionate about public health, and served on the Board of Directors of Cherry Health for six years. Since beginning my term as a commissioner I have been an outspoken supporter of our Kent County Department of Public Health, which has played a crucial role during the COVID-19 pandemic.
I serve on the boards of Network 180, Michiganworks! and the Grand Valley Metro Council Transportation Policy Committee. I continue to focus on issues of housing, accessibility to healthcare, county parks, and improving the day-to-day experience of Kent County residents who live in Grand Rapids.
Write me any time at [email protected]
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