On Jan. 9, 2013, Newly Sworn-In Commissioner Gary McGillivray welcomes former Commissioner David W. Potts who was recently appointed to the County’s Zoological Authority for 2013. Commissioner Gary McGillivray will serve a two-year term as a member of the 2013 Oakland County Board of Commissioners.
Commissioner Janet Jackson, waits as Commissioner Mattie McKinney Hatchett signs the Oath of Office Book as new Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown looks on. In back are Commissioners David Woodward, Jim Runestad and Bill Dwyer waiting to sign the Oakland County Oath of Office Book at the 2013 Oakland County Board of Commissioners Swearing-In Ceremony.
Commissioner Helaine Zack signs the Oakland County Oath of Office Book, pictured with Commissioner Jim Runestad and Commissioner Bill Dwyer.
Oakland County Commissioner David Woodward holds his daughter, Eleanor, while introducing his supporters and family to the audience at the 2013 Oakland County Board of Commissioners Swearing-In Ceremony. He returns to the Board for another term and will serve as the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Democratic Caucus Vice Chairperson in his new District 19.
Pictured left to right: Courtney Jackson, daughter of Oakland County Commissioner Janet Jackson pictured. The share a moment at the 2013 Oakland County Board of Commissioners Swearing-In Ceremony held Wednesday, on January 9, 2012
Former Oakland County Commissioner and Board Vice Chairperson, current Michigan House of State Representative Hugh D. Crawford, with his wife current Oakland County Commissioner Kathy S. Crawford, Oakland County Commissioner Christine A. Long and the newest member of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners—Commissioner Michael Spisz.
Pictured left to right: Bloomfield Township Supervisor Leo Savoie and Oakland County Commissioner Marcia Gershenson. Commissioner Gershenson was elected Chairperson of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Democratic Caucus.
Jonathan Givens sings the National Anthem at the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Swearing-In Ceremony on January 9, 2013
Oakland County Commissioner Mattie Hatchett presents certificate of appreciation to Jonathan Givens for singing the National Anthem at the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Swearing-In Ceremony on January 9, 2013. Pictured with Commissioner Hatchett's son Eric on the right.
Board Chairman Michael J. Gingell presents a proclamation to Kathy Weiland honoring the 20th anniversary of the Church Street Singers, at the 2013 Swearing-In Ceremony.