The Michigan Association of Counties (MAC) is an alliance of Michigan counties working to enhance county government through advocacy, shared services and education.
Founded on Feb. 1, 1898, MAC is the only statewide organization dedicated to the representation of all county commissioners in Michigan. MAC is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that advances education, communication and cooperation among county government officials in Michigan. MAC is the counties’ voice at the state and federal level, providing legislative support on key issues affecting counties.
UPDATE: Governor will address 2019 event; registration continues
The 2019 Michigan Counties Legislative Conference will feature a variety of speakers and events to enhance county officials' learning and leadership skills.
Among the highlights:
- Newly inaugurated Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will address the conference on March 26
- 13 workshops spread across three days, focusing on such issues as foreclosure litigation's effect on counties, marijuana regulation and dealing with threats to Michigan's waters
- A Legislative Breakfast during which MAC will honor two state lawmakers for their efforts on behalf of county government in 2018
- An Exhibitor Show Reception featuring complimentary beverages and snacks
To begin your registration process, please access our Registration Packet.
Board member Klinefelt talks about her work with MAC