Eric Lindemier is an active member of the substance use recovery community. As a person in recovery for over 10 years and an active volunteer / advocate for Bryan’s Hope, he brings valuable understanding and experience to alcohol and other drug misuse initiatives. Lindemier holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University and has over 20 years of labor relations experience. He served as the Community Services Director of the Metropolitan Detroit AFL-CIO for more than eight years, providing education to union members regarding substance misuse, suicide, domestic violence, and mental health.

Lindemier has done legislative advocacy work for more than 30 years and is a lifetime member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). He is a strong supporter of increased community education regarding opioid addiction concerns and brings this valuable insight to the Oakland Community Health Network Board.