Exhibition & Events

Thursday, December 13, 2018

MN: Understanding the Purpose of the Michigan Department of Corrections

Kyle Kaminski wearing a grey suit and paisley tie in maroon in front of a wall.
Time: 
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Venue: 

Michigan History Center

703 W. Kalamazoo St.

Lansing, MI 48915

Description: 

Kyle Kaminski, Offender Success (Reentry) Administrator with the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC), will cover trends in the corrections in Michigan, as well as the approach and core programming used by MDOC to prepare those released to return to the community. The presentation will focus on the importance of education (GED, vocational, and post-secondary) and the goals of the modern MDOC, which include employment for returning citizens and the removal of post-release barriers.

Kaminski oversee education services, core programming, and reentry services. He also works within the Director's Office of the MDOC, where he is involved in carious special projects that help move the strategic direction of the Department forward. Kaminski comes to this work after working for nearly a decade in the Michigan Legislature.

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Time: 
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Venue: 

Michigan History Center

703 W. Kalamazoo St.

Lansing, MI 48915