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New Chair a First for Mel Trotter Ministries

Written by Paul R. Kopenkoskey on . Posted in Local

tonjaTonja L.G. Moyer has been tapped to become Mel Trotter Ministries first chair of its board of directors. Moyer is the first African American and only the second woman to hold the position. She has been a trustee since 2009.

"Over the past thirteen years, I have watched the amazing work performed by the staff and leadership at Mel Trotter Ministries," said Moyer. "Their dedication to the homeless population is a tremendous benefit to the social and business fabric of our community and I am honored to now serve in a leadership role as board chair."

Moyer has more than 20 years' experience in Lean Improvement and Process Engineering for the healthcare and manufacturing industries, and is passionate about Mel Trotter's mission of demonstrating the compassion of Jesus Christ to those in need.

"We are thrilled to have Tonja take on this position on our Board," said Dennis Van Kampen, President and CEO of Mel Trotter Ministries. "She brings tremendous insight, experience and leadership skills to our organization and our efforts in the community."

Mel Trotter is the largest provider of services to people experiencing homelessness in West Michigan.
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Paul R. Kopenkoskey
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Paul R. Kopenkoskey is a full-time freelance writer and editor for an assortment of publications including Grand Rapids Magazine, Grand Rapids Business Journal, and Faith Grand Rapids magazine. He has completed his first novel with the working title, Karl Beguiled. He and his wife, Barb, live in Wyoming, Michigan. They have three children and five grandchildren.

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