Michael G. Hansen
After graduating with a B.A. in American Political Science and a Teaching Certificate from the University of Michigan, Mr. Hansen began his professional career teaching high school social studies in the public schools. In 1988, he began working with the Michigan Senate Fiscal Agency as a non-partisan fiscal analyst in support of the Michigan Senate. While there, he received his Master’s Degree in Labor and Industrial Relations from Michigan State University in 1992. His 18-year career with the Agency culminated in his position as Chief Analyst, where his responsibilities included staffing the Joint Capital Outlay Subcommittee and the Appropriations Subcommittee on Community Colleges. In the spring of 2006, Mr. Hansen accepted the position of President and CEO of the Michigan Community College Association, a position he currently holds today.