Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel will be keynote speaker at GDAHC Annual Meeting on Friday, June 12 in Detroit
GDAHC will present strategic plan and Mr. Hackel will give remarks on
how healthy people are an important factor to thriving communities

Our vision is healthy people, healthy economy.


How do healthy people impact the economy? How do we get there?


Join us next week as we take a major step toward healthy people, healthy economy.


The Greater Detroit Area Health Council (GDAHC) will host our 2015 Annual Meeting on Friday, June 12, 8:30 - 10:30 a.m., at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Detroit Branch. The bulk of the meeting will focus on announcing our strategic plan and branding effort, share the outcomes of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation supported initiatives, and feature a keynote presentation by Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel.


We will also conduct the required annual business meeting of the board and membership.


GDAHC executed a thorough review of its organization and the local and national landscape to develop a strategic plan and reinvigorate our brand with a new logo and theme. These aspects will be revealed at the GDAHC 2015 Annual Meeting.


Mr. Hackel will introduce the Macomb County Partners in Health initiative that is led by GDAHC, and will present remarks on the importance of healthy people in thriving communities.


The GDAHC Annual Meeting is free to attend for all Board Members and representatives of dues-paying member organizations. For the first time, we offer a GDAHC Test Drive for representatives of organizations that are considering membership. 


A continental breakfast will be served.


Are you a Board Member or current GDAHC member? Register online, and please do so by Wednesday, June 10.


Is your organization considering membership? Register with Bryan Peckinpaugh via email or at 313-965-4123 by Tuesday, June 9.


Are you not a member and unable to consider membership at this time? Non-members may attend for $25. Register online by Wednesday, June 10

Friday, June 12
8:30-10:30 a.m. 
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Detroit Branch
1600 E Warren Ave
Detroit, MI 48207 
2015 Annual Meeting: Economic impact of the health and wellbeing of our communities
Charting a course toward healthy people, healthy economy
How do healthy people and a healthy community have an economic impact? Join us for the 2015 GDAHC Annual Board and Membership Meeting as keynote speaker Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel and GDAHC President and CEO Kate Kohn-Parrott present thoughts and data on the economic impact of healthy communities. We will share our strategic plan and launch a re-branding campaign, and conduct our annual business meeting. GDAHC members attend free, while future members attend for $25. A continental breakfast will be served.
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