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Board of Trustees

Michelle Howard

Michelle Howard

Membership Council Chair

Michelle has 30 years of experience working in the health insurance industry. She has spent the last 20 years at Health Alliance Plan (HAP) in the metro Detroit area. As director of producer relations, her responsibilities include: overseeing agent contracting, commissions, compliance, education, events, communications and advocacy on behalf of the agent community. Over her 15 years as a NAHU member, she has held multiple local and state committee chair positions, mainly focusing on membership. She has served as president of the Metro Detroit AHU and Michigan AHU. At a national level, she has held positions on the Legislative and Membership Councils for multiple years. In 2016, Michelle earned NAHU’s Distinguished Service Award. She is most proud of earning NAHU’s Recruiter of the Year Award for five of the last six years. This year she serves as the national membership chair. She looks forward to working with all of our chapters on promoting NAHU’s value, increasing our membership and advocating on behalf of the agent community.

She can be contacted at or 248-443-8530.