Governor Rick Snyder has appointed two men to the Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees.
Travis Weber of Detroit is chief legal counsel for the Executive Office of Gov. Rick Snyder. He previously served as deputy legal counsel and a senior policy advisor for the Michigan House of Representatives Republican Policy Office and as an associate for Clark Hill, PLC.
Weber currently serves on the board of advisors for the Michigan chapter of The Federalist Society, on the board of commissioners for the State Bar of Michigan and as a committee member for the State Bar of Michigan District E Character and Fitness Committee. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Michigan State University and a law degree from Valparaiso University School of Law. He will replace Rick Popp.
Stephen Young of Lansing is an owner and officer of Governmental Consultant Services Inc. (GCSI and previously served as a manager of tax and regulatory affairs for the Michigan Chamber of Commerce. Young attended Northern Michigan University and holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and economics from Michigan State University. He will replace Scott Holman.
Members will serve eight-year terms expiring Dec. 31, 2026. Their appointments are subject to the advice and consent of the Senate.