Collin Mays Named New Delta Township Community and Economic Development Coordinator

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Posted at 5:04 PM, Dec 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-16 17:04:30-05

DELTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Delta Township has selected its next Community and Economic Development Coordinator Collin Mays, who is currently the Economic Development Director in City Center, Michigan.

"I am excited for the opportunity. I see a lot of potential with Delta Township and I look forward to working with the community and businesses.” said Mays.

Collin Mays comes to Delta Township with both economic and workforce development experience. Collin has worked in state and local government. In addition, Collin has also worked in the nonprofit sector. Mr. Mays holds a BA in Political Science from Western Michigan University and a master’s degree in Public Administration from Oakland University. Through Collin's professional work he has been recognized by the Michigan Chronicle as a 40 under 40 class of 2015, and a Crain's Detroit Business 20 in their 20's class of 2019.

“I am thrilled to welcome Collin Mays to our community, “said Township Supervisor Kenneth R. Fletcher. “His experience, leadership and expertise will help our Township to continue to build on our past successes and create new opportunities for a brighter future.”

The search for a new Community and Economic Development Director began in October with 32 qualified applicants. Candidates were narrowed to seven where presentations and interviews were conducted with Mays selected as the final candidate. Mays replaces Ed Reed, who retired in August of this year and will officially begin on January 4.

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