By Ross Benes
Malamis had worked at Jewish Family Services of Metropolitan Detroit for 14 years, most recently as development associate. She replaces Joan Noricks, who retired in March after serving as executive director of the Canton organization for 19 years.
Malamis has a master’s degree in social work from Wayne State University and a bachelor’s in social work from Eastern Michigan University.
The Canton Community Foundation is a charitable organization that aims to improve the lives of Canton residents through philanthropy. The foundation has worked toward feeding the hungry, offering education for veterans, improving education and providing support to strengthen local nonprofits, according to its website