LANSING, Mich. — Director Robert Gordon has resigned from the Michigan Division of Well being and Human Companies.
Gordon made the announcement on Twitter Friday afternoon.
Right now, I’m resigning from the Whitmer Administration. It has been an honor to serve alongside fantastic colleagues. I look ahead to the following chapter.
— Robert Gordon (@robertmgordon) January 22, 2021
“It has been an honor to serve alongside fantastic colleagues,” Gordon writes.
Shortly after, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer named Senior Chief Deputy Director for Administration Elizabeth Hertel as Gordon’s substitute.
“Elizabeth Hertel has devoted her profession to defending Michiganders’ public well being, and she or he is uniquely ready to steer MDHHS as we proceed working collectively to finish the COVID-19 pandemic,” says Governor Whitmer. “She has served throughout a number of administrations from each events, and is aware of learn how to carry individuals collectively to get issues completed.”