Phone (517) 244-1267

Operations Committee

The Operations Committee of Ingham GSC is comprised of volunteers from the Ingham Great Start Collaborative, and includes broad representation of different sectors of membership, including parents.

The duties of this committee include, but are not limited to:

  • Planning the agenda for GSC meetings;
  • Drafting the annual Work Plan and Budget and bringing to the GSC for approval;
  • Acting as the steering committee for the annual assessment process;
  • Assisting in drafting and preparing grant applications in support of the GSC;
  • Reviewing and providing recommendations on personnel and contracts;
  • Assisting in building formal system operating procedures and policies;
  • Acting on behalf of the Great Start Collaborative in situations that are urgent and require immediate action.

For more information, contact: Michelle Nicholson or Wendy Boyce

Next Meeting:


Thursday, April 12, 2018
2:30 – 4:30 pm 

Harley Franks Early Childhood (map)
2924 Newark Avenue; Lansing



FY18 (October 2017 – September 2018)
Minutes from March 8, 2018 Meeting (coming soon)
Minutes from February 8, 2018 Meeting
Minutes from November 2, 2017 Meeting
Minutes from October 5, 2017 Meeting

FY17 (October 2016 – September 2017)
Minutes from September 14, 2017 Meeting
Minutes from July 13, 2017 Meeting
Minutes from the June 8, 2017 Meeting
Minutes from the April 13, 2017 Meeting
Minutes from the March 9, 2017 Meeting
Minutes from the February 2, 2017 Meeting
Minutes from the January 12, 2017 Meeting
Minutes from the December 1, 2016 Meeting
Minutes from the November 3, 2016 Meeting
Minutes from the October 6, 2016 Meeting


FY16 (October 2015 – September 2016)
FY15 (October 2014 – September 2015)
FY14 (October 2013 – September 2014)
FY13 (October 2012 – September 2013)
FY12 (October 2011 – September 2012)
FY11 (October 2010 – September 2011)

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