Board Members

2022-2025 MCGSC Strategic Plan 

June 1, 2022 - Full Board Meeting- In Person 
April 6, 2022 - Full Board Meeting- In Person 
February 2, 2022 - Full Board Meeting- In Person 
December 1, 2021 - Full Board Meeting- In Person 
October 6, 2021 - Full Board Meeting- In Person 
August 4, 2021 - Full Board Meeting- In Person 

April 7, 2021 – Full Board Meeting- Virtual 

February 3, 2021 – Full Board Meeting- Virtual 

December 2 2020 – Full Board Meeting- Virtual 

October 7, 2020 - Full Board Meeting- Virtual 

August 5, 2020 - Full Board Meeting- Virtual

    Great Start Montcalm County Support Staff Contact Information:

    621 New Street, PO BOX 367, Stanton, MI 48888

    Website: www.GreatStartMontcalm.org

    Facebook: www.facebook.com/greatstartmontcalmcounty

    Mindy Train, Parent Liaison

    (616) 225-6150

    mtrain@maisd.com

    Monique Cooper, Parent Liaison

    (616) 225-6178

    mcooper@maisd.com

    Drew Train, Parent Liaison

    (616) 225-6178

    dtrain@maisd.com 

    Cari O’Connor, Director

    (616) 225-6278

    coconnor@maisd.com

    2021-2022 MCGSC Board Members 

    Name GSC Role Organization
    Stephanie  Barone Child Advocacy Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
    Alisha  Barlett Parent Montcalm County Great Start
    Abbey Blodin Volunteer Coordinator Relief After Violent Encounter (RAVE)
    Janel Boulis EightCAP Head Start/Early Head Start Director EightCAP, INC. 
    Kathy Bresnahan County Commissioner Montcalm County 
    Kristen Bross Parent Montcalm County Great Start
    Renae Caudill Parent Montcalm County Great Start
    Monique Cooper Parent Montcalm County Great Start
    Cindy DeYoung Special Education Early Childhood  Montcalm Area ISD (MAISD)
    Wendy  Fillmore  Housing Greenbriar Apartments
    Kyle Hamlin Educational Organization  Montcalm Area ISD (MAISD)
    Jessica Higley Licensing Specialist Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
    Tayler Hoover Parent Montcalm County Great Start
    Liz Ingraham Community Mental Health Montcalm Care Network
    Kristen Jeffery Parent Montcalm County Great Start
    Kiley Johnson IM SAFE IM SAFE Child Advocacy Center
    Sue Kearney Child Advocacy We Care For Kids Council
    Dena Kent Health Department Mid-Michigan District Health Department (MMDHD)
    Kathy Kinyon Fund Development Coordinator  United Way Montcalm-Ionia Counties
    Lori  Kirkhoff  IM SAFE IM SAFE Child Advocacy Center
    Terri Legg United Way Director United Way Montcalm-Ionia Counties
    Karen Marsman Alpha Family Services Executive Director Alpha Family Services
    Anita McIntyre Parent Montcalm County Great Start
    Lillie McNeil Western Regional Resource Center Pathways
    Cari O'Connor Great Start Director Montcalm County Great Start 
    Crytal Park Western Regional Resource Center Pathways
    Jennifer Peterman Welcome Baby Spectrum Health United Lifestyles
    Nancy Secor Community Member - Past Chair  
    Michelle Seigo MDHHS Director Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
    Julie Snyder Operations Manager  Spectrum Health United and Kelsey
    Roger Thelen Community Member  
    Drew Train Parent Montcalm County Great Start
    Mindy Train Parent - GSC Secretary Montcalm County Great Start
    Michelle  York Parent Montcalm County Great Start

     

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