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Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB)

The Michigan Gaming Control Board provides Detroit commercial casinos gaming operations licensing and regulation; licenses and regulates online gaming and sports betting operators, platform providers and suppliers; regulates pari-mutuel horse racing and casino-style charitable gaming; and audits tribal gaming compact agreement compliance.

3062 West Grand Boulevard
Suite L-700
Detroit, Michigan 48202-6062
United States

Main Phone:
(313) 456-4100
(313) 456-4200


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Linda Forte
Carla Schulte
Deputy Director of Casino Operations
Kurt Steinkamp
Chief of Staff
David Murley
Deputy Director of Online Gaming & Legal Affairs
Henry Williams
Executive Director
Lisa Keith
Media Contact
Deidre A. Lambert-Bounds
Board Member
Jasmine Tompkins
Director of External Affairs & Legislative Liaison
Andrew T. Palms
Board Member
Robert Simon
Deputy Director of Administration
Joni M. Thrower Davis
Board Member
Tina Alagna
Deputy Director of Licensing & Investigations
Properties Regulated
All Star Poker Room Krazy Kopz at Vision Lanes Roundtree Poker Room
American Legion Post 267 Legends Poker Place of Metamora Saginaw Poker Room
Burton Eagles Poker Room MGM Grand Detroit Casino The Event Spot Poker Room
Caspian Gaastra Fire Hall Momo's Poker Room Thompson Poker Room
Ciccarelli's Charity Poker Room MotorCity Casino VFW 1008
DiCicco’s Lounge and Poker Room Northway Lanes & Billiards Waterford Card Room
Hollywood Casino at Greektown One Eyed Jacks Poker Lounge Westgate Bowl
Huron Poker Room
Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) News
MGCB refutes claims it should cease efforts to protect citizens and combat illegal gambling
18 Jul 2024
The Michigan Gaming Control Board refutes recent assertions questioning the legitimacy of its efforts to protect citizens by combating illegal gambling within the state. read more »

Michigan Gaming Control Board to increase regulatory capacity with additional staff
27 Jun 2024
The Michigan Legislature reached an agreement on the state’s Fiscal Year 2025 budget which includes $1.9 million of funding earmarked to support the addition of 14 full-time equivalent staff positions at the Michigan Gaming Control Board. read more »

Michigan Gaming Control Board hosts college sports betting panel discussion
7 Jun 2024
The 3 June informative session offered insights into the intricacies of governing college sports betting, emphasizing the importance of maintaining integrity within the industry. read more »