Core Planning Group & Co-Facilitators:

Richard Tolman The University of Michigan School of Social Work

Amy Lindholm State Court Administrative Office Friend of the Court Bureau

Bomani Gray Metro Detroit Father Policy Group

Demetrius Starling / Tim Click MDHHS Children's Services Agency

Advisory Committee:

Erin Frisch MDHHS Office of Child Support

Kenton Schulze MDHHS TANF Program

Carolyn Dayton Wayne State University School of Social Work / Metro Detroit Father Policy Group

Judge Gregory Pittman Muskegon Circuit Court Family Division 

Shon Hart InvolvedDad; Genesee County Fatherhood practitioner 

Terrance Grantham Healthy Start Detroit, Fatherhood Coordinator and Advocate

Mariam Deland Michigan Department of Corrections

Jason Walker Muskegon County Friend of the Court 

Cole Williams The Delta Project, Son to a Father; Kent County Fatherhood and Juvenile Justice Practitioner 

Adnoris "Bo" Torres - Strong Beginnings/Healthy Start, Latinx Community Advocate/Fatherhood Consultant

Jevona Watson Macomb County Prosecuting Attorney Family Division 

Mary Ludtke MDHHS Mental Health Services to Children and Families

Mike Kildee Genesee ISD Family Engagement

Jeremy Hogue Antrim, Grand Traverse, and Leelanau County Friend of the Court Director

Yvette Harris Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity

Porsha Black Genesee County Health Department Healthy Start Fatherhood Program

Lara Markovitz Fellow, MDHHS Office of Child Support

Quan Fish Young Fathers Standing United; Wayne County Fatherhood practitioner 

Suzanne Greenberg – Children Trust Michigan

Jason Cross – MDHHS State Manager for ICWA Compliance and Race Equity

Joel Rodgers – Strong Beginnings/Healthy Start Kent County

Jose Santoyo – Strong Beginnings/Healthy Start Kent County

Kristen Holinski – Family Assistance for Renaissance Men; Fatherhood Practitioner, Wayne County

James Gunther – Present Pillars, LLC; Fatherhood Practitioner, Berrien County

Derek Miller – Fatherhood Coordinator, Kalamazoo County Health Department

Willie Bell - Founder and CEO, Family Assistance for Renaissance Men (F.A.R.M.)

Donald Stuckey, II - Community Engagement Specialist, Michigan League for Public Policy