Debra Newman

Debra Newman was elected to serve as County Commissioner for the 8th District in 2020.  As a retired police officer for the Genesee County Office of the Sheriff, Commissioner Newman is a strong advocate for public safety and supports organizations that combat elder and animal abuse. Commissioner Newman attended Mott Community College and Central Michigan University and then graduated from the Delta Community Police Academy. Named Police Officer of the Year in 2013, Commissioner Newman has correctional training, dignitary protection, and many additional law enforcement training over the last 20 years. 


You can contact Commissioner Newman at [email protected] or (810) 341-3085.