The Citizens Advisory Committee is established for the purpose of advising the chancellor, the president, and the board on all matters bearing on the effectiveness of the service of the university to that area served by its programs centered in Flint, including the long-range educational needs of the area, and the part the university should take in responding to such needs. The committee shall provide for its own organization and procedures.

The committee shall be appointed by the board on recommendation by the president for terms of four years. No member shall be eligible to serve more than eight consecutive years. The chancellor of the University of Michigan-Flint shall be a member of the committee ex officio, without vote, and shall preside at meetings of the committee.

Committee Members

Ms. Melany Gavulic, President & CEO
Hurley Medical Center
Term Ending: 2017
 
Dr. Lisa Hagel, Superintendent
Genesee Intermediate School District
Term Ending: 2017
 
Mr. Armando Hernandez, Assistant Vice President and Office Manager
Security Credit Union
Term Ending: 2019
 
Ms. Margaret Kato, Executive Director
Genesee County Habitat for Humanity
Term Ending: 2017
 
Mr. Preston Means, President & CEO
ACCU-Shape Die Cutting, Inc.
Term Ending: 2017
 
Mr. Isaiah M. Oliver, Vice President of Community Impact
Community Foundation of Greater Flint
Term Ending: 2019
 
Ms. Mona S. Sahouri, Executive Director
Arab American Heritage Council
Term Ending: 2019
 
Mr. Woodrow Stanley, Former Representative
Term Ending: 2019
 
Mr. Gregory Viener, Community President Commerical Banking
First Merit Bank
Term Ending: 2017
 
Mr. Ridgway White, President
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Term Ending: 2017