The Michigan Women’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony is coming up later this week. Four of the Hall’s eight contemporary inductees have local ties, including Two Men and a Truck founder Mary Ellen Sheets and long-time educator Barbara Roberts Mason. Current State’s Scott Pohl talked with the other two local contemporary inductees.
Dr. MaryLee Davis is a former professor in the MSU College of Education who now is a consultant to the dean of the MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine. Marylou Olivarez Mason is a former Lansing Community College board member who is executive director of the Hispanic-Latino Commission of Michigan in the state Department of Civil Rights.