Michael Lenten '07

Political Science/Social Work
Negaunee, MI

Mike is a licensed master social worker with the Department of Veterans Affairs in Marquette where his focus is on veteran’s housing and homeless prevention. He also serves as a therapist serving the Marquette community. Michael is a member of the Marquette County Suicide Prevention Alliance and Marquette County Continuity of Care Team. A two-time graduate, he received a bachelor’s degree in political science/public administration and a master’s of clinical social work. Michael lives in Negaunee with his wife Linda, and daughters Stella and Amelia.

“I joined the Board to reconnect with NMU and provide some assistance to new alumni and current students as well as support the longevity of the university.”