Health and Human Services Board


  • 9 a.m.
  • Usually meets the last Friday of every month
  • 1000 Pavilions Circle
    Traverse City, MI 49684
Meeting calendars and/or additional information may be found at :   Grand Traverse Pavilions website.
   and/or:   Department of Health & Human Services website


  • Ralph Soffredine
  • Roddetta Harrand
  • John Rizzo


The Human Services Board duties are outlined in Public Act 280, as amended, covering the operation of the County Department of Human Services and the County Medical Care Facility. Membership requires availability and time for involvement with related organizations. The Board was previously formerly the Social Services/FIA Board.

Board members serve 3-year terms. The State of Michigan Director of the Department of Human Services makes 1 appointment.

See the Grand Traverse Pavilions website or the Department of Health & Human Services website  for additional information.