The Governor's Council

The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports

The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports was established through an Executive Order issued by Governor John M. Engler in 1992 to improve the health of, and increase physical activity among, Michigan residents.  Council members are appointed by the current Governor to two-year terms.

  • Peaches McCahill, Chair
  • Paul J. Barbeau
  • Lindsey DesArmo
  • Thomas Goodwin, D.O.
  • Florine Mark
  • Thomas Minter
  • Nolan Moody
  • James Pivarnik, Ph.D.
  • Scott Przystas
  • Anuja Rajendra
  • Tori Sager
  • Raquel Thueme
  • Brian Townsend
  • Andrew Younger
  • Justin Zatkoff