MICHIGAN ATTORNEY GENERAL BILL SCHUETTE TO SPEAK AT BACC LUNCHEON
Bay Valley -- Thursday, April 5, 2018
March 29, 2018
By: O. J. Cunningham
Bill Schuette -- Michigan Attorney General
The first Leading the Way Speaker Series Luncheon will be held on Thursday, April 5, 2018, with Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette as the featured speaker.
This event will be held at Bay Valley Resort & Conference Center. Registration is at 11:00 a.m. and the program begins at 11:30 a.m.
Bill Schuette is the 53rd Attorney General for the State of Michigan. He was first elected as Attorney General in 2010 and was re-elected to a second term on November 4, 2014.
From the beginning, Bill Schuette has been a powerful Voice for Victims.
He formed the Michigan Commission on Human Trafficking and engineered the plan to fund the testing of thousands of long-abandoned DNA evidence boxes to provide justice to victims of sexual assault.
Schuette is leading an independent investigation into the Flint Water crisis to determine what laws, if any, were violated. Upon taking office, Schuette formed a new Public Integrity Unit that has brought more than 350 charges against more than 75 defendants.
He also defended the pensions of Michigan's police and firefighters during Detroit's historic bankruptcy.
Bill has served as a United States Congressman, Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture, Michigan State Senator and as a Judge of the Michigan Court of Appeals. Bill Schuette is the only Attorney General in Michigan history to have served in the executive, legislative and judicial branches of state government.
Bill is also an author, having released his first book, "Big Lessons from a Small Town," in 2015.
"Bill Schuette's breadth of experience and leadership is unparalleled," said Ryan Tarrant, Bay Area Chamber President & CEO. "The Bay Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to offer this opportunity to our members and the community for the inaugural Leading the Way Speaker Series event"
The Leading the Way Luncheon is open to the public. Chamber members are $25 per person, future members $40 per person and table of eight for $190. To register call the Chamber at 989.893.4567 or visit baycityarea.com.
The Bay Area Chamber of Commerce, founded in 1882, is a private, non-profit business organization with nearly 800 members that provides programs to assist local businesses to grow and prosper. The Bay Area Chamber of Commerce joins area businesses a. the community for the economic growth and well-being of the entire Bay Area.