Connected Nation

Michigan's Lt. Governor on the power of diverse leadership and his grandma's influence on technology today

February 22, 2021 Jessica Denson Season 2 Episode 8
Connected Nation
Michigan's Lt. Governor on the power of diverse leadership and his grandma's influence on technology today
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Connected Nation
Michigan's Lt. Governor on the power of diverse leadership and his grandma's influence on technology today
Feb 22, 2021 Season 2 Episode 8
Jessica Denson

On this episode of Connected Nation, our guest is the Lt. Governor of Michigan, Garlin Gilchrist II—the first African American to serve in that role.   The Lt. Governor has focused his career and time in public service on spearheading work for equality and justice while harnessing technology to solve real-world problems. 

Learn how the Lt. Governor approaches innovating change through technology, the role his Grandma Doris played years ago in shaping his love for tech, and why he believes Michigan's administration is one of the most unique in the country.

Follow the Lt. Governor on Twitter
@LtGovGilchrist
 
About Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist

https://www.michigan.gov/whitmer/0,9309,7-387-90502---,00.html


Show Notes

On this episode of Connected Nation, our guest is the Lt. Governor of Michigan, Garlin Gilchrist II—the first African American to serve in that role.   The Lt. Governor has focused his career and time in public service on spearheading work for equality and justice while harnessing technology to solve real-world problems. 

Learn how the Lt. Governor approaches innovating change through technology, the role his Grandma Doris played years ago in shaping his love for tech, and why he believes Michigan's administration is one of the most unique in the country.

Follow the Lt. Governor on Twitter
@LtGovGilchrist
 
About Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist

https://www.michigan.gov/whitmer/0,9309,7-387-90502---,00.html