Connie Gavin, Client and Public Relations Manager and managing member of Gavin and Associates, LLC, joined the team in 2018. Connie enjoys coordinating client and staff events, engaging with the community, and managing volunteer and on-going financial support for dozens of impactful non-profit organizations in the Great Lakes Bay Region. Prior to returning to her hometown of Midland, Connie graduated from Aquinas College in Grand Rapids with a B.S. in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in the Art of Teaching. She spent several years as a case manager in the public mental health system and was an elementary education teacher for five years. She and Michael live in Midland with their four children and two dogs. Connie enjoys camping, gardening, traveling and taking dance classes in her free time.