Returning Citizens Working Group

We believe citizens returning from the criminal justice system are a signficant part of our talent pool and offer our communities stabilization and savings.

  • Returning to West Michigan

    Wg Data Rc Return
  • Employers Participating in 30-2-2

    Wg Data Rc Employers
Participants
Co-Chairs
  • Kathy Crosby, Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids
  • Fred Keller, Cascade Engineering
  • Mark Peters, Butterball Farms, Inc.
  • Janis Petrini, Express Employment Professionals
  • Phillip Weaver, Hope Network
Project Manager
  • Heather Garretson, Reentry Resources
Members
  • 70x7 Life Recovery
  • Butterball Farms, Inc.
  • Cascade Engineering
  • Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids
  • Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Guiding Light Mission
  • Hope Network
  • Kent County
  • Michigan Department of Corrections
  • Michigan Works!
  • State of Michigan
  • West Central/West Shoreline Area Prisoner Re-Entry
  • Women's Resource Center