Ed Garner

September 8, 2017 - 1 minute read

MI-SBDC State Headquarters – Grand Valley State University
1030 L. William Seidman Center | 50 Front Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
garnered@gvsu.edu | 616-331-7371

Ed Garner serves as the Michigan SBDC Interim State Director and Regional Director of the West Michigan Region. He previously served as President/CEO of Muskegon Area First, a private, non-profit corporation serving all of Muskegon County. Garner is currently the Board President of the Urban League of Greater Muskegon and the Board Treasurer for the Muskegon Area Intermediate School District. During his career, Ed has been recognized for having the best Satellite SBTDC Center in 1999 and the Jaycees Distinguished Service Award in 1998. Garner has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Western Michigan University and Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from Michigan State University.