Andy Northrop, MA

Andy Northrop
Telephone: 810-989-6331

Michigan State University Extension

Tourism, Leadership & Civic Engagement, Community Economic Development

St. Clair County Extension Office" data-gtmconversions="profile-address">200 Grand River Ave. #102
Port Huron, MI 48060

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Area of Expertise:

Community Vitality, Sustainable Tourism, Leadership and Civic Engagement


Masters of Arts in Sustainable Development

Andy holds an Extension appointment in Michigan State University Extension's Community, Food, and Environment Institute (CFEI), which focuses on developing strong sustainable community blueprints that strengthen relationships and social capital, foster innovative economic growth, and leverage and sustain our natural resources. He designs, delivers, and evaluates Community Vitality initiatives, which includes Leadership/Civic Engagement, Entrepreneurial Communities, and Sustainable Tourism. Andy's cumulative efforts support the community transformations necessary to retain and attract visitors, residents, investors, and resources. Ultimately, his works focuses on building and sustaining places where people want to live, work, play, learn and return.

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