Meet the Team

Meet the Mayor's Office Team.

Chelsea Coffey


Policy and Scheduling Coordinator
[email protected]
(517) 483-4148

​Martha Fujita

Special Assistant
[email protected]
(517) 483-7651

Samantha Harkins


Chief of Staff
[email protected]
(517) 483-4146

Mark Lawrence


Citizen Advocate
[email protected]
(517) 483-4157

Valerie Marchand


Communications Manager
[email protected]
(517) 483-4179

David Maxwell


Bishop
[email protected]
(517) 483-4542

Leslie McCarrick


Office Manager
[email protected]
(517) 483-4145

Marilyn Plummer


Community Outreach Coordinator
[email protected]
(517) 486-4164

Matthew Schraft


LGBTQ+ Liaison
[email protected]
(517) 486-7680

The Lansing Mayor’s LGBTQ Liaison is responsible for meeting with LGBTQ leaders, groups, and individuals throughout the area, assessing community concerns, and directly conveying analysis and community sentiment to the current mayor. Please do not hesitate to reach out to our LGBTQ Liaison with questions, concerns, or input regarding LGBTQ affairs within the City of Lansing.