LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Wayne Schmidt was honored as Legislator of the Year by the Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM) at its annual meeting in Lansing on June 21.
“Small businesses are the cornerstone of the American dream,” said Schmidt, R-Traverse City. “I am humbled by this recognition and will continue to advocate and fight for business owners in my district and across the state.”
Schmidt was named 2018 Legislator of the Year because of his tireless efforts on behalf of the small business community and because his voting record has made him a true supporter of small business.
Editor’s note: A print-quality version of the above photograph is available by clicking on the image or by visiting SenatorWayneSchmidt.com/photowire.
Photo caption: Sen. Wayne Schmidt, R-Traverse City, accepts the Small Business Association of Michigan’s Legislator of the Year Award from President and CEO Rob Fowler at the association’s annual convention on June 21.