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Cris Greer

For more than three decades, Cris Greer has been a wordsmith, working in the fields of journalism, advertising and marketing. Much of the past decade, he helped grow the MLive Statewide High School Sports desk as a supervisor, editor and reporter, which included eight newspapers in Michigan and mlive.com. Cris also was a freelancer for The Grand Rapids Press, The Advance and On the Town magazine for many years. A good portion of his early career was spent building and managing the copywriting team in the advertising department at Meijer, Inc., where he oversaw copywriting for print ads, mailers, brochures, signage, several dozen in-house magazines per year and much more.

Mentors help ‘bring out the brilliance’

Affinity Mentoring partners with Burton Elementary School, Burton Middle, Southwest Community Campus and Godfrey-Lee ECC. The hope is to match 25-35 students at the ECC and nearly 300 at all four sites...