The Michigan Strategic Fund (MSF) was created by P.A. 270 of 1984 and has broad authority to promote economic development and create jobs.
Governor Snyder signed Executive Order 2012-9 on June 26, 2012 abolishing the MEGA Board and transferring the various responsibilities of the MEGA to the Michigan Strategic Fund effective August 25, 2012. The MSF board has the following responsibilities:
The Michigan Strategic Fund meets monthy in Lansing and continues to help fuel new economic activity across Michigan, strengthening our communities and creating good jobs for our residents.
An 11-member board has statutory authority to direct state appropriations to support business development, community development, talent enhancement and state marketing activities, including the promotion of tourism, film industry, arts and cultural affairs.
Carl Camden, Retired - President
Roger Curtis, Director
Michigan Department of Talent and Economic Development
Paul Gentilozzi, President
Gentilozzi Real Estate
Stephen Hicks, President & CEO
Nick Khouri, State Treasurer
Michigan Department of Treasury
Larry Koops, Retired Community President for Lakeshore Region
Fifth Third Bank
Jeff Mason, MSF President & Chairman - CEO
Michigan Economic Development Corporation
Terrence J.L. Reeves, Managing Attorney
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
Terri Jo Umlor, President
Springfield Commercial Roofing
Shaun W. Wilson, Senior Vice President
Wayne Wood, Retired - President
Michigan Farm Bureau
All meetings are held at the MEDC Lansing Office, Lake Michigan Conference Room, at 10:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted.
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