June 5, 2017 (Lansing, Michigan) – City Clerk Chris Swope today announced his endorsement of State Representative Andy Schor to be the next Mayor of Lansing.

"Having served on the County Commission with Andy and seeing his work in the legislature, I know him to be an honest and dedicated public servant. He will be a great Mayor for the City of Lansing!” said City Clerk Chris Swope. “

Chris Swope has been an integral part of the City of Lansing for 12 years in his position as City Clerk. He has been a big part of positive progress in the city and I am honored to have received his endorsement. I am looking forward to our partnership as Mayor and Clerk, and bringing Lansing to the next level,” said Andy Schor.

Andy Schor has been endorsed by elected officials at the state, county, and city levels as well as leaders of other Lansing Region communities including:

  • Curtis Hertel Jr., State Senator
  • Sam Singh, House Democratic Leader and former East Lansing Mayor
  • Tom Cochran, State Representative
  • Lynne Martinez, Former State Representative
  • Peter Spadafore, Lansing School Board
  • Gabrielle Johnson Lawrence, Lansing School Board
  • Melissa Lilje, Lansing School Board
  • Dr. Nino Rodriguez, Lansing School Board
  • Shirley Rodgers, Lansing School Board
  • Amy Hodgin, Lansing School Board
  • Sarah Anthony, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Carol Koenig, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Randy Manville, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Victor Celentano, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Brian McGrain, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Ryan Sebolt, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Todd Tennis, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Kara Hope, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Robin C. Naeyaert, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Randy Schafer, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Teri Banas, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Deb Nolan, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Bryan Crenshaw, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Mark Grebner, Ingham County Commissioner
  • Joe Brehler, Eaton County Commissioner
  • Barb Byrum, Ingham County Clerk
  • Eric Schertzing, Ingham County Treasurer
  • Pat Lindemann, Ingham County Drain Commissioner
  • Scott Wrigglesworth, Ingham County Sheriff
  • Larry Meyer, LCC Trustee, Former City Councilman
  • Ryan Buck, Lansing Community College Trustee
  • Dion’trae Hayes, Lansing Township Supervisor
  • Mary Clark, Delta Township Clerk
  • Evan Hope, Delhi Township Clerk
  • Marlon I. Brown, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Mason
  • Andrea Cascarilla, Delta Township Trustee
  • Deana Newman, Delta Township Trustee
  • Dennis Fedewa, Delta Township Trustee