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Governor Signs Executive Order Creates Office for New Americans

Governor Rick Snyder By User:Major.guy2012 (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia Commons
Governor Rick Snyder By User:Major.guy2012 (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia Commons

UNDATED (WHTC) -- In an effort to attract and retain highly skilled immigrants to the state of Michigan, Governor Snyder today created the Michigan Office for New Americans and named a Grand Rapids community leader and immigrant Bing Goei as the director.  Goei will be chief advisor to the governor and state departments on the formulation and implementation of Michigan’s immigration policies, programs and procedures.  Snyder established the Michigan Office for New Americans through and Executive Order, fulfilling a pledge made in his State of the State address.

Story by;  Diane E Coston

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