Team 11

Leader: Megan Tinsley
De'Shondria Bedenfield
Sonya Frick
Jacklyn Hernandez
Carlee Knott


9 to 10 a.m.
All Lead Education Day participants

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Meeting 1

10:30 to 11 a.m.
Rep. Curtis VanderWall's (R) staff, serving Oceana, Manistee, Mason, and Muskegon counties
Factoid: Vice chairs the House Health Policy Committee. Sponsoring lead water filter legislation.

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Meeting 2

11 to 11:30 a.m.
Rep. Emily Dievendorf (D), serving north Lansing and surrounding areas
Factoid: Serves as the vice chair of a housing subcommittee

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12 to 1 p.m.
All Lead Education Day participants
Featuring Rep. Helena Scott (D-Detroit) and Shantal Ferrell, of Parents for Healthy Homes

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Meeting 3

1 to 1:30 p.m.
Rep. Angela Witwer (D), serving Lansing and surrounding areas
Factoid: She is a former healthcare professional. Chairs the the House Appropriations Committee.

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We're coming into Lead Education Day with stories, facts, and policy priorities. You can click and download infographics and fact sheets below, or you can get more detailed information here.

Lead impacts on children The group behind Lead Ed Day Lead poisoning across Michigan
Lead poisoning hot spots Fact sheet: universal lead testing Fact sheet: RRP rulings
  Fact sheet: water filters in schools