Beverly Walker-Griffea, Ph.D.Board Secretary; Board Representative for the State of Michigan
Dr. Walker-Griffea has over 30 years of experience in higher education and is the current president of Mott Community College. Active in the Flint community, she is a member of the Greater Flint Health Coalition Board of Directors, McLaren-Flint Board of Trustees, Metro Community Development Board of Directors, Carriage Town Ministries Board of Directors and the Flint Chapter of the NAACP. In addition, she is Chair of the Flint & Genesee Group Governing Board, President of the Ivy House Foundation, and Chair of the Michigan Community College Association Board of Directors. Dr. Walker-Griffea formerly served as a member of the Flint City Water Response Team. Dr. Walker-Griffea earned her Bachelor of Science from Oklahoma State University in Broadcast Communications, Master of Education from Virginia State University, and Ph.D. in Child Development from Texas Woman’s University. She was appointed to the GLWA Board of Directors by Governor Gretchen Whitmer to represent areas served by the Authority outside of the city of Detroit and the counties of Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb.