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Douglas Roberts

Title: Ph.D., Michigan State University
Department: Institute for Public Policy and Social Research
Phone: 517-353-8911
Email: douglas.roberts(at)

Douglas Roberts, Director Emeritus- Institute for Public Policy & Social Research, holds more than 28 years of experience in Michigan government, including 10 years as state treasurer, time as director of the Senate Fiscal Agency, deputy superintendent of the Department of Education, deputy director of the Department of Management and Budget (DMB) and acting director of DMB. He played a major role in the creation and adoption of what is now called "Proposal A." He also served for two years as a vice president with Lockheed Martin IMS.