Steven Hilfinger

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Steven Hilfinger
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Michigan Director of Labor and Economic Growth
Former officeholder
In office
February 28, 2011 - December 2012
PartyNonpartisan
PredecessorAndrew Levin
Compensation
Base salary$150,000
Elections and appointments
AppointedFebruary 16, 2011
Appointed byGov. Rick Snyder (R)
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Michigan (1984)
J.D.Northwestern University (1987)
Websites
Office website
Steven Hilfinger was the Director of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs in Michigan. He was appointed to the position by Gov. Rick Snyder in February 2011 and served until December 2012.[1] His title changed from Director of Labor and Economic Growth in April 2011 when Governor Snyder reorganized the department.[2]

Hilfinger resigned this position to become chief operating officer of the Michigan Economic Development Corp.[3]

Biography

Prior to his appointment, Hilfinger cofounded and served as a managing partner of national law firm Foley and Lardner LLP's Detroit office.[4]

Education

  • Bachelor's degree, University of Michigan
  • Juris doctorate degree, Northwestern University[4]

Political Career

Michigan Director of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (2011 - 2012)

Hilfinger served in this position from February 2011 to December 2012. During his tenure, he focused on reinventing and streamlining the licensing and regulatory environment in Michigan to help promote business growth and job creation.[4]

Appointments

2011

Hilfinger was appointed Director of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs by Gov. Rick Snyder in February 2011.[4]

Contact Information

Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
P.O. Box 30004
Lansing, MI 48909

Phone: (517) 373-1820
Fax: (517) 373-2129

See also

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Andrew Levin
Michigan Director of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
2011 - 2012
Succeeded by
Steve Arwood