Andrew Palms, of Chelsea, was recently reappointed to the Michigan Gaming Control Board by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
He is the executive director of ITS Infrastructure at the University of Michigan, and has a Bachelor of General Studies in Computer Science, Business, and Engineering from the University of Michigan.
Palms is reappointed to represent Democrats for a term commencing July 22 and expiring Dec. 31, 2023.
The Michigan Gaming Control Board shall ensure the conduct of fair and honest gaming to protect the interests of the citizens of the state of Michigan. The board provides Detroit commercial casinos gaming operations licensing and regulation, licenses and regulates online gaming and sports betting operators, platform providers and suppliers, regulates pari-mutuel horse racing and casino-style charitable gaming, and audits tribal gaming compact agreement compliance.