Networks Northwest Board
|Interim Board Chair: Bill Kennis
Chief Executive Officer: Terry Vandercook
The Networks Northwest Board is a public-private partnership board administering a variety of programs for the 10-county area of Northwest Michigan.
The Board has these primary purposes:
- To provide strategic resources (data, leadership, education, publications, models, staff time, funds, etc.) for the region’s economic and community vitality.
- To provide a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) for use by community officials, businesses and organizations.
- To discuss and create macro-level recommendations for impact around the core elements of the CEDS.
- To connect and support regional networks around topics related to economic and community vitality.
- To provide oversight for financial and operational effectiveness. This is done largely through three committees: Executive/Governance; Finance/Audit; Career Education Advisory Council. If you would like agendas or minutes for any of these committees, please contact Networks Northwest at 231-929-5000.
- Workforce Development Board
- Click to view the Networks Northwest Board Public Comment Policy. (pdf)
Board of Directors Roster - Regional Prosperity Board February 2021- (PDF)
Click on the image above to download a pdf of the Board & Committee Meeting Schedule.
Networks Northwest Board Meeting Minutes
If you would like minutes from any previous meetings, please contact Networks Northwest at 231-929-5000.
♦ Antrim ♦ Benzie ♦ Charlevoix ♦ Emmet ♦ Grand Traverse
♦ Kalkaska ♦ Leelanau ♦ Manistee ♦ Missaukee ♦ Wexford
PO Box 506 ♦ Traverse City, MI 49685-0506 ♦ Phone (231) 929-5000 ♦ Fax (231) 929-5012 ♦ networksnorthwest.org
Networks Northwest is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and service are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Michigan Relay Center callers use 711 or 1-800-649-3777.
Northwest Michigan Works! is an essential resource for employers and job seekers in the Northern Michigan area.Kathy Stuart, Michigan Rubber Products Human Resource Manager