Talent

Mark Sanchez
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MiBiz takes a closer look at how the Trump Administration's immigration policy will impact the West Michigan economy. Also, Grand Rapids-based MC Sports files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and Michigan's Tax Tribunal rules in favor of Spectrum Health in a property tax dispute with Grand Rapids Township.

File photo of Gov. Rick Snyder speaking in Grand Rapids in 2016.
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Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed a new leader of Michigan's Talent Investment Agency, which houses workforce development and unemployment insurance offices.

Wanda Stokes was named director of the agency Wednesday.

She comes from her current position as a deputy director of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.

The current director of the Talent Investment Agency, Stephanie Comai, returns to the licensing department, where she previously was a deputy director.

She will join the leadership team of Shelly Edgerton, who became LARA director in April.

Pastors' Got Talent

Sep 16, 2015

Don't miss the 2nd annual North Kent Pastors' Got Talent fundraiser for North Kent Community Services. Executive Director Claire Guisfredi and Emcee Kristin Britt talk about this September 24th good time for a great cause.