Kevin E. Beard

Kevin E. Beard

Kevin is a Human Resources and Labor Relations Consultant. Kevin retired from General Motors in 2007 where he held the position of UAW/GM Training Representative with responsibility for Safety, Quality, and Production Processes training. He completed a graduate degree at MSU in 2013 while serving his community of East Lansing on the City Council, a position he held for eight years. Prior to that Kevin served eight years on the Planning Commission, and two years on the Parks and Recreation Commission. Kevin was the City Council liaison to the ALFA Board and was appointed to the Helping Hands Respite Care Board in 2012 by Council action following the merger of ALFA with LAP (the previous name of HHRC). Kevin is married to Nancy Morelli and between them have seven children and eleven grandchildren living in five states.

“Helping Hands Respite Care fills a vital need in our community.  I want to help Helping Hands achieve its strategic plan to become the provider of choice for families seeking these services. I am especially interested in helping the organization expand the Respite House services.”