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Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is responsible for the strategic direction, development, and oversight of Spartan Project SEARCH.  The following individuals are members of the Steering Committee:
Name Affiliation
Caleb Adams Peckham, Inc. Vice President of Rehab Services
Rachel Bentley MDHHS – Michigan Rehabilitation Services Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
Jonathan Bischoff MDHHS – Michigan Rehabilitation Services – Business Network Division Business Relations Consultant
Deb Bittner MSU – Clerical-Technical Union President
Justine Bond MDHHS – Michigan Rehabilitation Services Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
Brooke Lippert Peckham, Inc. Job Coach Service Coordinator
Scott Zanskas Community Mental Health -Clinton, Eaton, Ingham Case Manager Supervisor
Silvia Dimma MSU – Federal Credit Union Chief Human Resources Officer
Marisa Fisher MSU – College of Education Co-Director, Spartan Project SEARCH
Kathy Forrest MSU – College of Nursing Coordinator, Professional Programs & Instructor
Donyelle Hayhoe MSU – Culinary Services Human Resources Coordinator
Mary Lou Heberlein MSU – RHS Administrative Services RHS Assignment Manager
Stacy Hickox MSU – School of Human Resources and Labor Relations Associate Professor
Lindsay Hill MSU – Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities (RCPD) Ability Specialist
Jacob Lathrop MSU – Office of the Executive Vice President for Administration Consultant to EVP
Kate Long MDHHS – Michigan Rehabilitation Services Site Manager of Lansing District Office
Chandos McCoy MSU – Culinary Services Retail Operations Culinary Services Retail & Events Manager
Jessica Mitchell MSU – Police Department Officer, Uniform Division
Brooke Locher Ingham Intermediate School District Instructor, Spartan Project SEARCH
Paulette Russell MSU – Office For Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives Senior Advisor to the President for Diversity
Connie Sung MSU – College of Education Co-Director, Spartan Project SEARCH
Donna Svendsen MSU – Spartan Linens Service Manager
Matt Winowiecki MSU – Residential and Hospitality Services (Snyder-Phillips Facilities) RHS Facilities Manager
Sarah Winslow Ingham Intermediate School District Director, Transition Programs
Michael Zivsak Ingham Intermediate School District Social Worker, Spartan Project SEARCH