About Our Work

More and Better Jobs

A Strategy for the Future
Michigan’s economy has rebounded from the depths of the Great Recession, and almost 500,000 new jobs have been created since 2010. Governor Snyder established the Building the 21st Century Economy Commission to develop a strategy for our state’s continued economic success. Learn more about their work.

21st Century Economy Commission Report

Read the Report
Leading on talent, investing in infrastructure, creating a competitive business climate and ensuring a good quality of life are keys for Michigan’s economic success and achieving prosperity for all. Read the full report from the Building the 21st Century Economy Commission.

Chairman Sandy Baruah

Meet the Commissioners
The Building the 21st Century Economy Commission comprises entrepreneurs, educators and business leaders from all across Michigan. Their charge is to look toward the future and develop a strategy for Michigan’s continued success. Learn more about the Commissioners.