Michigan Historical Commission honors SBM staffer with award


State Bar of Michigan director of member services and communications Nancy F. Brown received the Governor John B. Swainson Award at a May 31 ceremony in the state Capitol rotunda. The Michigan Historical Commission gives the award to government employees who have gone “above and beyond” their official job duties to help preserve the state’s history. Brown, an employee at the State Bar for 36 years, was nominated for her role in overseeing and nurturing the Michigan Legal Milestones Program.