Don Cooney (Email)
Occupation: Associate Professor, WMU
Number of Years of Residence in the City: More than 21 Years
Why did you run for City Commission: To help the City move forward with equity. To make sure concerns of ALL citizens are addressed. To help City act as catalyst for highest quality of life for all our people.
What do you hope to accomplish during your term: See above. Special interests are youth economic development with equity, and overcoming alienation and racism
City Boards or Commissions that you serve on as a liaison: Neighborhoods, Community Relations, and Health & Social Services
Boards or Committees (outside of City Government) that you serve on: Michigan Association of Children with Emotional Disorder, World Trade Peace Center, and Task Force for Prevention of Youth Violence