That evolved to speaking in front of groups and even giving product demonstrations. Retrieved March 2, — via www. Archived from the original on September 27, Inhe "convened a group of more than 50 community and civic leaders to begin the process of revitalizing downtown" under the name of Grand Vision, later Grand Action. Retrieved April 22, On January 31, DeVos's nomination was approved by the committee on a 12—11 party-line vote and was due to be voted on by the Senate. In the fall ofDeVos opened the West Michigan Aviation Academy,  the nation's first aviation public charter high school.
Many of those security personnel are former Secret Service agents who have worked at the department for many years.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved September 12, After that defeat, the DeVos family helped form the Michigan Freedom Fund to promote the right to work. Bill Ballengereditor of the newsletter Inside Michigan Politics and a former Republican state senator, called DeVos "a good behind-the-scenes organizer and a good fund raiser" as well as "a true believer in core Republican issues that leave nobody in doubt on where she stands".