Trustee Brian Breslin, Chairman

  • 426 Auditorium Rd., Room 450
  • East Lansing, MI 48824
  • (517) 353-4647 - Office

Brian Breslin was elected to the Board of Trustees for an eight-year term that began January 1, 2011. Breslin earned his bachelor’s degree in food systems economics and management in 1977 from MSU, where he played on the Spartan men’s basketball team. Until his retirement in 2006, Breslin worked as the senior vice president of human resources and government relations at Michigan-based Meijer Inc. in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Breslin, who had been with Meijer since 1977, also served as the vice president for public and consumer affairs and as a company spokesperson. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce and the Ohio Council of Retail Merchants, working to enhance business and employment opportunities in both states. Breslin resides in Alto, Michigan. He and his wife, Melinda, have four children and 16 grandchildren.