Meeting Schedule


Montcalm County GSC Board Meetings 2017-2018

Meetings held at the Montcalm Area Intermediate School District, Stanton, MI. The contact person for this committee is Cari O’Connor.

  • October 4th, 2017 from 11:30-1:30pm
  • December 6th, 2017 from 11:30-1:30pm
  • February 7th, 2018 from 11:30-1:30pm
  • April 11th, 2018 from 11:30-1:30pm
  • June 6th, 2018 from 11:30-1:30 pm
  • August 1st, 2018 from 11:30-1:30 pm

Montcalm County GSC Committee meetings:

Parent Leadership Committee Parent Coalition Meetings

All meetings will be located at the Montcalm Area Career Center, 1550 W Sidney Rd, Sidney. The contact person for this committee is Christine Mann-Munger. Childcare and dinner will be provided.

  • September 11th, 2017 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: Why Kids Don’t Sit Still with Joanne Gordon Anderson OTR
  • October 9th, 2017 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: Natural Skin Care and Healing (with help from the bees) with Ashley Wonsey of J & L Apiaries
  • November 13th, 2017 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: Gratitude the New Attitude, Creating “Gratitude Warriors” at home, with Tammie Windischhofer MEd
  • December 11th, 2017 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: Holiday potluck with crafts and a special guest.
  • January 8th, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: TBD
  • February 12th, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: TBD
  • March, PAM Event, location, date and time TBD
  • April 16th, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: TBD
  • May 14th, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: TBD
  • June Summer Celebration Even, location, date and time TBD
  • September 10th, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:00pm. Topic: TBD


Family Wellness Committee 

Meetings held at the Montcalm Area Intermediate School District, Stanton, MI. The contact person for this committee is Cassie Davis.

  • October 4th, 2017 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • November 1st, 2017 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • December 6th, 2017 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • February 7th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • March 7th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • April 11th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • May 2nd, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • June 6th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • August 1st, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • September 5th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm

Early Care & Education Committee (at the Montcalm Area Intermediate School District, Stanton):

Meetings held at the Montcalm Area Intermediate School District, Stanton, MI. The contact person for this committee is Mindy Train.

  • October 4th, 2017 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • November 1st, 2017 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • December 6th, 2017 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • February 7th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • March 7th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • April 11th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • May 2nd, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • June 6th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • August 1st, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • September 5th, 2018 from 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • Early Childhood Conference, September 15th, 2018

Executive & Communications Committee (at the Montcalm Area Intermediate School District, Stanton):

Meetings held at the Montcalm Area Intermediate School District, Stanton, MI. The contact person for this committee is Cari O’Connor.

  • November 1st, 2017 from 11:30am-1:00pm
  • March 7th, 2018 from 11:30am-1:00pm
  • May 2nd, 2018 from 11:30am-1:00pm
  • September 5th, 2018 from 11:30am-1:00pm

Great Start Montcalm County Support Staff Contact Information:

621 New Street, PO BOX 367, Stanton, MI 48888

Website: www.GreatStartMontcalm.org

Facebook: www.facebook.com/greatstartmontcalmcounty

Mindy Train, Parent Liaison

(616) 225-6150

mtrain@maisd.com

Cassie Davis, Parent Liaison

(616) 225-6134

cdavis@maisd.com

Christine Mann-Munger, Parent Liaison

(616) 225-6166

cmann@maisd.com

Cari O’Connor, Director

(616) 225-6278

coconnor@maisd.com