Highlighted Organizations

League of Women Voters of Michigan

NAACP – Detroit Branch

NAACP – Michigan State Conference

ACLU of Michigan

American Federation of Teachers – Michigan

Council of Michigan Foundations

Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce

Jewish Community Relations Council/American Jewish Committee

Michigan Education Association

Michigan League of Conservation Voters

Michigan State AFL-CIO

Police Officers Association of Michigan

Sierra Club, Michigan Chapter

United Auto Workers

United Way of Southeastern Michigan


Additional Endorsements

  • Aaron Stephens, East Lansing City Council
  • Ahmad Chebbani
  • Amanda Van Dusen, Esq.
  • Ann Doyle
  • Barbara McQuade, former U.S. Attorney, University of Michigan Law School
  • Bill Wood, West Michigan Environmental Action Council
  • Bruce and Dale Frankel
  • Carlos Sanchez
  • Carmella Sabaugh, former Macomb County Clerk
  • Carolyn Cassin, Michigan Women’s Foundation
  • Chase L. Cantrell, Esq.
  • Chris Thomas, former Director of Elections for the State of Michigan
  • Cynthia Ford
  • Dave Bulkowski
  • Denise Ilitch
  • Dennis Van Kampen
  • Dug and Linh Song, Duo Security
  • Erica Peresman, Esq.
  • Ethan and Gretchen Davidson
  • Eva Garza Dewaelsche, SER Metro Detroit
  • Faye Nelson
  • Florine Mark, Weight Watchers
  • Gerry Brisson, Gleaners Community Food Bank
  • Gilda Jacobs, Michigan League for Public Policy
  • Hassan Jaber, ACCESS
  • Hassan Sheikh, Emgage Michigan
  • Henry Grix and Howard Israel
  • Carl Levin
  • Ines De Jesus
  • Ismael Ahmed
  • James Brady
  • James Liggins, Miller Canfield
  • James Murray
  • Jamie and Denise Jacob, Ajax Paving
  • Jim Shimura
  • Jimmy Greene, Associated Builders and Contractors, Leadership Saginaw
  • Joe Malcoun and Caitlin Klein, Nutshell, Co-Chair, Honorary Committee
  • JoElyn and George Nyman
  • Jon Carlson, 3MISSION, and Frances Carlson, Esq.
  • Judy Karandjeff, League of Women Voters of Michigan
  • Kary L. Moss, American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan
  • Kate Pew Wolters
  • Kristie and Mike Martin, First Martin Corporation
  • Lacy Dawson, Michigan Voice
  • Lawrence Kestenbaum, Washtenaw County Clerk/Register of Deeds
  • Lisa and Hannan Lis
  • Lisa Wozniak, League of Conservation Voters
  • Lois Cohn
  • Marge Palmerlee
  • Mayor Jim Carruthers, City of Traverse City
  • Mayor Mike Duggan, City of Detroit
  • Mayor Rosalynn Bliss, City of Grand Rapids
  • Megan Fenkell, Denise and Jamie Jacob Foundation
  • Melissa Gilbert
  • Michael Staebler
  • Michigan State Employee Retirees Association Executive Committee
  • Nadine Yousif, CODE Legal Aid
  • Nancy and Arn Tellem
  • Nancy Quarles, Phd
  • Nasser Beydoun, Arab-American Civil Rights League
  • National Council of Jewish Women, Michigan
  • Neal Elyakin
  • Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America
  • Noreen K. Myers, Esq.
  • Paul Brown, ELab Ventures
  • Peter Karmanos
  • Phoebe Hopps
  • Professor Sam Bagenstos
  • Progressive Women’s Alliance of West Michigan PAC (PWA)
  • Rachel Bendit Esq., Co-Chair, Honorary Committee
  • Reggie Turner, Esq.
  • Wendell Anthony, NAACP Detroit
  • Rodd Gillum, Jackson Lewis PC
  • Roland Hwang, Association of Chinese Americans
  • Shauna Ryder Diggs, M.D.
  • Shelley Padnos and Carol Sarosik, Padnos
  • Shirley Stancato, New Detroit
  • Sierra Club, Michigan Chapter
  • Stan and Kim Van Gundy
  • Stephanie Moore, Kalamazoo County Commissioner
  • Stephanie White, Equality Michigan
  • Stuart Ray
  • Sumaiya Ahmed Sheikh, Michigan Muslim Community Council
  • Susan E. Reed, Michigan Immigrant Rights Center
  • Teola Hunter
  • The Democracy Initiative
  • Tiffany Douglas
  • Tom Allen, Student – University of Michigan Law
  • Urban League of West Michigan
  • Warren C. Evans, Wayne County Executive
  • Wayne State Student Senate
  • Wendy Verhage Falb, PhD
  • Wisam Naoum, Esq., Chaldean American Bar Association
  • Yvonne White, NAACP, Michigan State Conference

*For institutional identification purposes only+Executive Committee Members