Our Board

Our board is comprised of civic and community leaders who are dedicated to the safety and well-being of children.

Chief Tom Osterhozler

Chief of Burton Police Department | Executive Board Chairman

Cheryl Sclater

ELGA Credit Union Board Secretary | Executive Board Vice Chairman

Polly Sheppard

Sheppard Consulting | Executive Board Secretary

Danis Russell

Genesee Health System President & CEO | Executive Board Treasurer

David Leyton

Genesee County Prosecutor Tamara Phillips Alternate

Judge Duncan Beagle

7th Judicial Circuit Court

Vickie Weiss


Jennifer L. Carpenter

Genesee Health System

Mattie Pearson

Hurley Medical Center

Dr. Edwin Gullekson

McLaren Flint

Angie Hendershot


Charlie Handley

Bendle High School

Chief Rick Freeman

Genesee County Chief of Police Association

Mark Valacak

Genesee County Health Department

Sheriff Robert Pickell

Genesee County Sheriff

Michael Milks

Genesee County Department of Human Services Child Welfare Director

Chief Tim Johnson

Chief of Police for the City of Flint

Weiss Advocacy Center
515 East Street
Flint, MI 48503
Phone 810-238-3333

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