Michigan Future Inc., a Michigan-focused non-partisan, non-profit think tank, today announced the hiring of former State Representative Donna Lasinski as Vice President.
“It’s terrific to have the experience and expertise that former Rep. Donna Lasinski brings to the table in developing high-impact public policy initiatives for Michigan,” said Lou Glazer, president of Michigan Future Inc. “With her extensive and incredible background in both business, local, and state government, Donna Lasinski will help Michigan Future Inc. lead a big change agenda designed to reverse decades of economic decline and create a Michigan that benefits all.”
Lasinski joins the Michigan Future Inc. team after having served in the Michigan House of Representatives from 2017 through 2023. During her service in the House, Lasinski was elected to serve as House Democratic Leader from 2021 until 2023. Prior to her time in the Michigan legislature, Lasinski served on the Ann Arbor school board and ran a small business, ThinkStretch, which served schools in 38 states with summer learning programs.
“I’m excited to be taking on this new role with Michigan Future Inc.,” said Donna Lasinski. “Michigan is facing tough challenges, and I look forward to being part of the solution with the Michigan Future team by helping advocate for growing our state while working towards rising incomes for all.”