About Us

The Flint River Corridor Alliance (FRCA) is a community based organization of government, non-profit, and private sector stakeholders organized to initiate, support, and sustain projects in the Flint River Corridor that revitalize the river as a community asset while enriching the quality of life for the area’s residents, businesses, and visitors.

Priority Areas include

  • Economic Development and Neighborhood Revitalization
  • Recreation and Culture
  • Environmental Quality and Infrastructure

Board of Directors

The FRCA Board of Directors is made up of representation from community members at large, local non-profits, local units of government, private companies, and surrounding higher education and medical institutions. The Board of Directors meets on the first Thursday of the month, with annual elections for board officers. If you are interested in serving on the FRCA Board of Directors please contact info@frcalliance.org


Michael Freeman, Chairman
Community Member at Large

Rebecca Fedewa, Vice Chairperson
Flint River Watershed Coalition

Lottie Ferguson, Treasurer
Community Member at Large

Jack Wheatley, Secretary
Rowe Professional Services

Michael Simon
Mott Community College

Derek Bradshaw
Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commision

Megan Hunter
City of Flint

Dale Snyder
GM Tool & Die

Alisa Craig
Hurley Medical Center

Amy M. McMillan
Genesee County Parks and Recreation Commission

Heidi Phaneuf
Genesee County Land Bank Authority

Gerard Burnash
Flint Downtown Development Authority

David Lossing
University of Michigan – Flint

Joe Asperger
Kettering University

Sue Peters
Flint – LISC

William Dau
GM North American Tooling Center

FRCA Staff

Janet Van De Winkle

Vanessa Ferguson
Development Coordinator


400 N Saginaw Street, Suite 233 – Flint, MI 48502

Phone: 810-241-6966