Agenda Item No. 21

Introduced by the Judiciary Committee of the:




WHEREAS, Robin S. Foreback began her career with Ingham County in 1967 and worked until 1969; and

WHEREAS, she resumed employment with the Ingham County Friend of the Court on September 16, 1974 as a cashier; and

WHEREAS, for almost 30 years she has worked in various positions in the office, including Account Clerk, Senior Enforcement Specialist, Investigative Coordinator, and for the past four years as an Enforcement Specialist; and

WHEREAS, after many years of service Robin is retiring from her position at the Ingham County Friend of the Court, Family Division of the Circuit Court; and

WHEREAS, Robin not only brought to her various positions in the Friend of the Court a dedication and commitment to serve the public, but she brought a sense of caring and compassion for those whom she helped; and

WHEREAS, Robin's impact was not only upon the clients, she served but also the marvelous example she established for her fellow employees -- all of whom consider her to be at various times a confidant and caretaker -- a person to turn to in a time of need, and as a source of personal inspiration and pride in their work; and

WHEREAS, Robin will now have time to enjoy her many other interests, and her very special family consisting of husband Larry, children Annie, Bill, Randy and grandchildren.

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Ingham County Board of Commissioners hereby honors Robin S. Foreback for her many years of dedicated service to the County of Ingham, and for the contributions she has made to the Friend of the Court, Family Division of the Circuit Court, and the families of Ingham County.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Board wishes her continued success in all of her future endeavors.

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE: Yeas: Weatherwax-Grant, Holman, Lynch, Grebner, Stid, Schafer

Nays: None Absent: None Approved 2/12/04