||Mr. Doug Ross, of West Bloomfield, Michigan, serves as the President of Labor Market Services, an Internet firm serving state labor markets, and he is a lecturer at the University of Michigan School of Public Policy. From 1993 to 1995, he was Assistant Secretary for Employment and Training at the United States Department of Labor. Previously, Mr. Ross served as the Director of the Michigan Department of Commerce from 1984-1989. He is a former Michigan State Senator. In 1988, he was named Michiganian of the Year by the Detroit News. Mr. Ross received a B.A. degree from the University of Michigan and a M.P.P. degree from Princeton University.