Board of Directors Welcomes Expanded Leadership


As part of InterAct’s service expansion to Kent County, the Board of Directors has made a commitment to include representatives from that community on the Board.  Board President Sheryl Kiel is pleased to announce the appointment of Sgt. John Wittkowski of the Grand Rapids Police Department to the Board.  Wittkowski has served for 19 years with GRPD working as a Street Supervisor on 3rd shift patrol.  He functions as a liaison between GRPD and the mental health system and has conducted specialized trainings to inform police officers how to more successfully work with persons with mental illness.  Wittkowski’s appointment to the Board was effective May 22, 2014.