Campus Ministry Sparks Lifelong Leadership
10/3/18 The Banner (publication by the Christian Reformed Church in North America)
“Individuals with disabilities are often included somewhere — and then they’re left behind,” said Peter Gordon, a campus minister at Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC). “I’m always trying to propel the students forward. What next?”
Kent County appoints first female sheriff
9/27/18 FOX 17
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Kent County has named its new sheriff.
Undersheriff Michelle LaJoye-Young will take over as head of the sheriff’s department starting November 1 to fill the term of Sheriff Larry Stelma, who is retiring. Stelma announced his retirement in August.
(This article doesn’t mention it, but Michelle LaJoye-Young is a GRCC alumna.)
Former teachers now elementary leaders for GRPS
10/2/18 schoolnewsnetwork.org (Kent Intermediate School District newsletter)
… Meet Your Principal: Julie Fogg Reyers
… Other positions you have held in education: Adolescent Montessori guide and International Baccalaureate English instructor at the Montessori High School at University Circle, Cleveland, Ohio. Middle and high school English teacher at Grand Rapids Montessori High School. Grand Rapids Community College adjunct faculty and professional tutor in the ATC open computer lab.