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Monique Baker McCormick (Dist. 6)

Monique Baker McCormick is a Democrat, mother, veteran of the U.S. Army and businesswoman with a master's degree in business from Walsh College of Business and Accountancy. On Nov. 6, 2018, Baker McCormick's birthday and 10th year of advocating for residents of Northwest Detroit, she was elected as Wayne County Commissioner in District 6 and proudly serves the community where she was born and raised.

She is Vice-Chair of the Committee on Health and Human Services and serves on the committees on Economic Development, Ways and Means and Public Safety, Judiciary and Homeland Security.

She also serves as Vice-Chair of the Special Committee on Senior Citizens and Veterans Affairs. Commissioner Baker McCormick is a graduate of Henry Ford High School and Ludington Magnet Middle School located in her District. She was an active parent and former parent president in the Detroit Public School Community District at J.R. King Elementary School, Ludington Magnet Middle School and Cass Technical High School, from which both of her daughters graduated.

As parent president, she was successful in organizing a protest which kept an emergency manager from closing Ludington. In 2015, Monique was nominated by Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence to represent the 14th Congressional District in the prestigious Congressional Black Caucus Leadership Institute in Washington, D.C.

Also, as a longtime member of the Coalition of Labor Union Women, Commissioner Baker McCormick has been committed to fighting to improve conditions for working families.Commissioner Baker McCormick has advocated for jobs not jails, which focuses on education-based incarceration by creating a skilled workforce, increasing income and county revenue. As a result, we decrease crime while improving our quality of life.

She believes that spending more dollars on workforce and economic development activities creates better jobs and vibrant, safe, clean and green neighborhoods.

Representing: Detroit (part)
Staff: Tamika Davis-Shelton
Fax: (313) 224-5103
Office: (313) 224-0884

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Wayne County Commissioner Baker McCormick to launch 'The War on Trash' initiative on Sept. 7
Wayne County Commissioner Baker McCormick to launch 'The War on Trash' initiative on Sept. 7
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Wayne County Commissioner Monique Baker McCormick, D-Detroit, has scheduled a meeting for 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7 to launch 'The War on Trash,' an anti-littering campaign targeting her northwest Detroit commission district.
Wayne County Commissioners remember mass shooting victims, condemn violence and hate speech
Wayne County Commissioners remember mass shooting victims, condemn violence and hate speech
Thursday, August 08, 2019
Wayne County Commissioners on Aug. 8 paused for a moment of silence to remember victims of the mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, El Paso, Texas and Gilroy, California.
Wayne County commissioners oppose efforts to increase truck weights on county roadways
Wayne County commissioners oppose efforts to increase truck weights on county roadways
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Wayne County commissioners have unanimously supported a resolution opposing any legislation that would increase the weight and length of tractor-trailer trucks that travel on county roads.
District 6 site to be host for budget deliberations by Wayne County Commission members
District 6 site to be host for budget deliberations by Wayne County Commission members
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Committee on Ways and Means will hold a public meeting on the proposed 2019-20 and 2020-21 county budgets 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at the North Rosedale Park Community House, 18445 Scarsdale, Detroit.
Wayne County Commissioners wear white to honor 100th anniversary of women's vote
Wayne County Commissioners wear white to honor 100th anniversary of women's vote
Thursday, June 20, 2019
The women of the Wayne County Commission were dressed in white for the Thursday, June 20, commission meeting to honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment.
Commissioners tour port authority dock
Commissioners tour port authority dock
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Commissioners Glenn S. Anderson, Sam Baydoun, Monique Baker McCormick and Al Haidous, along with commission staff, toured the Detroit/Wayne County Port Authority dock in southwest Detroit on June 17.
Memorial Day celebration to honor military veterans from Northwest Detroit
Memorial Day celebration to honor military veterans from Northwest Detroit
Monday, May 20, 2019
Wayne County Commissioner Monique Baker McCormick (D-Detroit) is seeking District 6 military veterans to participate in the unveiling of a Veterans Wall of Honor.
Commissioner Baker McCormick opens district office
Commissioner Baker McCormick opens district office
Friday, April 26, 2019
Commissioner Baker McCormick opens district office
Commissioner Monique Baker McCormick's spring 2019 newsletter
Commissioner Monique Baker McCormick's spring 2019 newsletter
Friday, March 22, 2019
Spring newsletter for Wayne County Commission District 6
Commissioner Baker McCormick sets public Tea Time
Commissioner Baker McCormick sets public Tea Time
3/1/2019 10:00 AM - 3/1/2019 12:00 PM
District 6 Wayne County Commissioner Monique Baker McCormick will meet with the public 10 a.m. Friday, March 1 at the Town Hall Cafe, 19180 W. Grand River, Detroit in the first of her quarterly Tea Time events.