City Administrator / Clerk Biography

City Administrator / Clerk Biography

Michael Sessions is the City Administrator / Clerk for the City of Morenci—a charming community located on the Michigan / Ohio border.  Michael is a public servant who is passionate about helping communities and small businesses exceed.

Prior to Michael’s appointment as the City Administrator / Clerk for the City of Morenci, he served as the Program Specialist for Enterprising Health, a business accelerator located in midtown Detroit that is sponsored by Ascension Health and St. John Providence Health System. Before that, Michael was the first manager of the Blissfield DDA/Main Street Program, where he welcomed over ten new businesses to the community, while facilitating the procurement of over $600,000 worth of private and public investment in the downtown.  What Michael was most proud of while in Blissfield was his organization of over 150 volunteers who donated, on average, 6 hours a month to the program.

Michael’s career in public service started when he was 18 years old when he quickly became an international icon after winning a write– in campaign over the 51-year-old incumbent, for mayor of the City of Hillsdale, Michigan. Michael’s election afforded him the opportunity to appear on NBC Nightly News, the David Letterman Show, and the Today Show to promote the involvement of youth in government.