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Holly Wetzel

Communications Coordinator

Holly Wetzel is currently the communications coordinator at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. She interned at the Mackinac Center in 2017 before joining the staff full-time in 2018 as the communications and marketing associate.

Wetzel has a B.A. in public relations with a minor in history from Palm Beach Atlantic University. Her former work experience includes an internship with the Everglades Trust and consulting on marketing with Jupiter Christian School.

She grew up in Clarkston, Mich. and now lives in Midland. In her free time, she enjoys reading, playing the oboe and traveling.

Mackinac Center and Virginia Tech Professor Dr. Marc Edwards Sue Wayne State Over Flint Water Documents

The Mackinac Center Legal Foundation files case to help bring about further government transparency … more

Lawmakers Repeal Prevailing Wage and Pass Work Requirements for Able-Bodied Medicaid Population

Repeal of union wage mandates and application of Medicaid work requirements will benefit taxpayers and Michigan’s economy … more

New Scorecard Ranks Every Michigan Legislator on Corporate Handouts

Tracks every vote of nearly 500 lawmakers since 2001 … more

Health Policy Consensus Group Calls for Short-Term Health Plan Reform

Organizations across the country urge Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to make short-term plans renewable … more

Updated Research Highlights Impact of Cigarette Tax Evasion

New York still an empire of smuggled smokes as Nevada leaps towards the top … more

New Pure Michigan Return-on-Investment Figure Won’t Include All Costs

Previous estimation excluded 50 percent-plus of program costs … more

Mackinac Center Ranks Michigan’s Elementary and Middle Schools

The third edition of the Context and Performance Report Card unveiled … more

Study: Michigan Business Development Program of Questionable Merit

Research shows decline in jobs in counties where subsidized projects are located … more

New Video Series Looks Underneath the Hood at How School Funding Works

6-part video series examines school funding in Michigan … more

Charter Schools a Valuable Investment for Taxpayers

Charters prove more cost effective and produce larger ROI … more