A strong personal and professional commitment to families and community
Colleen at a demonstration in Washington DC to demand campaign funding reform.
As a licensed clinical social worker, Colleen has dedicated many years of her life to public service.
Colleen has defended the rights of seniors, women, the homeless, and adults with severe mental illnesses and disabilities.
As an AFSCME union steward and contract negotiator, she used her expertise to carve out a contract that was acceptable to all stakeholders in spite of drastic funding cuts.
Client advocate and liaison between Monroe County Mental Health Authority, the county court system, municipal offices and job creating businesses.
Colleen taught classes at Monroe County Community College and led a research initiative at Women's Resource Center in Howell, Michigan
Road and bridge repair are the responsibility of government and will be a priority in order to avoid a disaster.
Colleen brings her leadership experience and core values to represent the families of Novi, Northville and Novi Township
Graduate of University of Michigan earning a Master’s degree in Social Work with a certificate in Labor and Industrial Relations.
Chair of Novi's Beautification Commission.
Served as president of Crystal Creek homeowner's association.
School board member for Stone School in Ann Arbor.
Formerly on contract negotiation team for Monroe Community Mental Health Authority.
Member of Oakland/Macomb County NOW National Association for Women.
NASW - Michigan's Legislative and Social Policy