U-M Regent Olivia Maynard and her husband have given $2.25 million to the School of Social Work, where Maynard herself received a M.S.W. in 1971. According to the Ann Arbor News story, she is a “democrat” and is “currently president of The Michigan Prospect, a think tank that looks at state public policy issues such as charter schools and zero-tolerance laws.” Her political donations in recent years includes repeated donations to Lynn Rivers, Debbie Stabenow, Carl Levin, even $1,000 to Walter Mondale in 2002.

Author: Rob