Amber DeLind

Amber DeLind is membership director at Bridge. Previously, DeLind led the public engagement team at the Center for Michigan, worked as a grant programs consultant for the Michigan Nonprofit Association and completed two years of national service as an AmeriCorps*VISTA and VISTA Leader for Michigan Campus Compact. She earned a B.A. in psychology and women, gender, and social justice from Michigan State University and a master of public administration degree from Grand Valley State University. DeLind is a graduate of the Michigan Political Leadership Program’s 2016 class. She lives in Farmington with her husband and daughter. If you have questions about your Bridge Club membership or how to support Bridge, contact Amber at 734-926-4285 or membership@bridgemi.com

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Watch the Bridge Book Club discussion of 'The Women of the Copper Country'

Watch the Bridge Book Club discussion of 'The Women of the Copper Country'

October 29, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Author Mary Doria Russell joined the Bridge team to discuss her historical fiction novel about the 1913 mining strike in Calumet.

Author Mary Doria Russell to join Wednesday’s Bridge Book Club discussion

Author Mary Doria Russell to join Wednesday’s Bridge Book Club discussion

October 26, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Bridge’s bimonthly book club discusses Mary Doria Russell’s “The Women of the Copper Country” on Wednesday. Join us.

Prep for the election by watching Bridge’s October Lunch Break discussion

Prep for the election by watching Bridge’s October Lunch Break discussion

October 9, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

If you missed Thursday’s Zoom discussion with two Michigan county clerks on the ins and outs of the November election, watch the recording.

Have questions about the election? Bring them to our next Lunch Break.

Have questions about the election? Bring them to our next Lunch Break.

October 7, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Bridge Capitol reporters Riley Beggin and Jonathan Oosting moderate an online Lunch Break discussion with county and municipal clerks about the ins and outs of the November 3 election. Bridge readers are invited to bring your election-related questions and join the conversation.

Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break discussion on high water levels in Michigan

Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break discussion on high water levels in Michigan

September 30, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

If you missed Tuesday’s Zoom discussion with three experts on the impact of rising waters in the Great Lakes, watch the recording.

What do high water levels mean for Michigan? Join us online to discuss.

What do high water levels mean for Michigan? Join us online to discuss.

September 21, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Environment reporter Kelly House moderates an online Lunch Break discussion with environmental and municipal experts preparing for the impact of high water levels and coastal erosion on Michigan lakefronts. Bridge readers are invited to join the conversation.

Bridge Magazine becomes Bridge Michigan to reflect mission, ambitions

Bridge Magazine becomes Bridge Michigan to reflect mission, ambitions

September 15, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

It’s time for Bridge’s name and logo to reflect our newsroom’s statewide mission and commitment to the place we call home.

October’s Michigan book club pick is ‘The Women of the Copper Country’

October’s Michigan book club pick is ‘The Women of the Copper Country’

September 9, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Bridge’s bimonthly book club takes on Mary Doria Russell’s historical fiction novel about a rebellion in the Upper Peninsula’s copper mines.

Miss Bridge Michigan's 'Arc of Justice' book club chat? Here's the video

Miss Bridge Michigan's 'Arc of Justice' book club chat? Here's the video

August 27, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Bridge was joined by author Kevin Boyle and by Daniel Baxter for an engaging discussion of 2004’s National Book Award winner for nonfiction.

'Arc of Justice' author to join Bridge's next Michigan Book Club discussion

'Arc of Justice' author to join Bridge's next Michigan Book Club discussion

August 19, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Monica Williams

Kevin Boyle and Daniel Baxter, who owns the former Sweet home, will join the book club’s live discussion on Aug. 26.

Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break discussion on the K-12 education landscape

Watch Bridge’s Lunch Break discussion on the K-12 education landscape

August 19, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

If you missed Tuesday’s talk on what’s in store for schools in the fall, watch our chat with two Michigan educators.

What will K-12 education in Michigan look like this fall? Join us to discuss.

What will K-12 education in Michigan look like this fall? Join us to discuss.

August 17, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Senior Writer Ron French will moderate an online Lunch Break discussion with Michigan educators working to ensure a safe education environment in their districts this fall. Bridge readers are invited to join the conversation.

Missed Bridge’s discussion on racial justice in Michigan? Watch the video

Missed Bridge’s discussion on racial justice in Michigan? Watch the video

July 28, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Watch the recording of Tuesday’s Bridge reader discussion and learn the topic of August’s reader chat.

 Join Bridge for a discussion on racial justice in Michigan

Join Bridge for a discussion on racial justice in Michigan

July 15, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Reporter Riley Beggin will moderate an online discussion with two Michigan experts. Bridge readers are invited to participate in this free online event July 28.

Bridge’s Michigan Book Club pick for August is ‘Arc of Justice’

Bridge’s Michigan Book Club pick for August is ‘Arc of Justice’

July 12, 2020 | Amber DeLind, Kathryn Dugal

Author Kevin Boyle will join Bridge readers for our discussion on Aug. 26.

Help Bridge choose the topic for an online reader discussion

Help Bridge choose the topic for an online reader discussion

June 24, 2020 | Amber DeLind

2020 has given us a lot to talk about. Help us choose what to tackle first.

Missed Bridge’s Book Club discussion? Watch the video

Missed Bridge’s Book Club discussion? Watch the video

June 18, 2020 | Monica Williams, Amber DeLind

Share your suggestions for future Michigan-focused books and watch the June book club video of our conversation with Bridgett M. Davis, author of “The World According to Fannie Davis.”

'The World According to Fannie Davis' author joining Bridge talk Friday

'The World According to Fannie Davis' author joining Bridge talk Friday

June 11, 2020 | Monica Williams, Amber DeLind

Be sure to register to participate in Friday's Bridge book club discussion on Zoom.

 

'The World According to Fannie Davis' author joining Bridge book discussion

'The World According to Fannie Davis' author joining Bridge book discussion

May 19, 2020 | Monica Williams, Amber DeLind

Here’s how you can get a book and join our Michigan book club discussion on June 12.

See what Bridge readers selected for our first Michigan book club pick

See what Bridge readers selected for our first Michigan book club pick

May 11, 2020 | Monica Williams, Amber DeLind

We want you to participate in our virtual book club. Here’s how you can take part.

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