+ − Contact Information
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Phone: (517) 373-0555
+ − Biography
Kate Segal is serving her third term as State Representative for the 62nd House District, which covers much of Calhoun County and includes the cities of Battle Creek, Springfield and Albion, and seven townships: Albion, Bedford, Clarence, Convis, Lee, Pennfield, and Sheridan.
For the 2013-2014 session, Segal was selected to serve as the Democratic vice chair of the House Insurance Committee and will also serve on the House committees on Health Policy and Michigan Competitiveness. Segal was previously the House Democratic Floor Leader for the 2011-2012 legislative session.
Prior to being elected to the Michigan House of Representatives, Segal served on the Calhoun County Board of Commissioners from 2002 to 2008, serving as chairwoman in her final term. She was also a founding member and past chair of the Calhoun County Health Plan, which is now called Community HealthCare Connections.
Segal is a graduate of Kalamazoo College, where she received a bachelor’s degree in sociology, with a concentration in public policy and urban affairs. She lives in Battle Creek with her husband, Mike, and their daughter, Elise.
2009 Phyllis Levine Legislative Advocacy Award - In recognition of legislative activism for Mental Health Services in Michigan.
2010 Michigan Association of Health Plans Legislator of the Year.
2010 Michigan Works! Legislator of the Year.
2011 Michigan Community Action Agency Association Legislator of the Year.
2011 Progressive Women’s Alliance “Strong Voices.”