Phone: (231) 591-5804
Mindy is a native of Big Rapids, Michigan. She received an A.A.S. degree in Court and Conference Reporting from Ferris State University and is currently working on a B.S. in Business Administration degree. She has worked at Ferris for over 25 years, most recently as the Executive Secretary to the Vice President for Academic Affairs for 14 years. Mindy has been active in the Ferris community by participating in quality improvement teams, task force committees, First Impressions and serving as co-chair of the Summer University Planning Committee and the national award-winning Hiring Process Quality Improvement Team. She also received the FSU Distinguished Staff Award in 2002 for her leadership skills, which have enhanced the University's image, services, and human relations. Mindy joined the CSO staff in May 2007.
Duties and Responsibilities: Serves as the oversight facilitator for the academies authorized by the University; coordinates the needs and requirements of the Charter Schools Office with the Academy Boards of Directors, management companies, and field representatives; assures that required documentation is received in a timely manner and properly filed; reviews all academy Board meeting documents to ensure compliance with the Open Meetings Act and other related laws.