Regional Leadership Council

The Regional Leadership Council is a standing committee of the Strategic Board and meets quarterly. The Regional Leadership Council is composed of up to 50 individuals. The members of the Regional Leadership Council are selected to represent the region’s major businesses and donors.

Council Members

Betsy Aderholdt – President & CEO, Genesys Health System

Ed Benning – General Manager, MTA

Jeff Bigelow – President, Hubbard Supply Co.

Dr. Susan Borrego –Chancellor, University of Michigan-Flint

Tim Brooks – Vice President, Hubbard Supply Co. 

Terri Burden — Plant Manager, GM Flint Engine Operations

David Burr –CEO, DM Burr

Jeff Chappelle – President, Weinstein Electric

Craig Coney – President, GST Michigan Works!

Steve Cook – Vice President, Weinstein Electric

Matt Cramer  – President, Dee Cramer, Inc.

Melany Gavulic – President/CEO, Hurley Medical Center

Dominic Goyette – President, Goyette Mechanical

Robert Graham – Regional Sales Director, MLive Media Group and The Flint Journal 

Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea – President, Mott Community College

Phil Hagerman – President & CEO, Diplomat

Wen Hemingway – President, Baker College of Flint 

Kathi Horton – President, Community Foundation of Greater Flint

Gary Hurand – President, Management Diversified, Inc.

Dr. Michael Genord –  President & CEO, HealthPlus of Michigan

Kevin Keane – Area Manager, Consumers Energy

William Kerr – President, Food Bank of Eastern Michigan

Albert J. Koegel – President, Koegel Meats

Don Kooy – President, McLaren-Flint

Greg Krueger – Vice President, E & L Construction Group 

Mark Krueger – COO, E & L Construction Group

Steve Landaal – Executive Vice President, Landaal Packaging Systems

Jeffery Leithauser – Vice President, Middle Market Division Manager, Fifth Third Bank

Ken Leslie – Managing Partner, Plante & Moran, LLP

Handy Lindsey – President, Ruth Mott Foundation

David Lurvey – President, DWLurvey Construction

Michael Macklem — Vice-President,  Middle Market Banking, The Huntington National Bank

Kevin Mataway – Assistant Vice President Corporate Banking, Fifth Third Bank

John Matonich – President & CEO, ROWE Professional Services Company

Dr. Robert McMahan – President, Kettering University

Mark Miller – GM Flint Assembly & Flint Metal Center

Lawrence Moon – Board Chair, Ruth Mott Foundation

Brian Norman – Director, External Affairs, AT&T Michigan

Costa Papista –President, IMS Hockey

John Pemberton – Owner, Peerless Mattress Co.

Clarence Pierce – CEO, Hamilton Health Clinic

John Ransom – Vice President Wealth Management Advisor, Fifth Third Bank

Dr. Lawrence Reynolds – President/CEO, Mott Children’s Health Center 

Robert L. Rummel – Senior Vice President, Chase; A.G. Bishop Charitable Trust

Elisabeth Saab – Sorensen Gross Construction Services

Joseph Serra – President, Serra Automotive

Tom Shade – President, Lewis & Knopf CPAs, PC

Phil Shaltz – President, Shaltz Automation

Doug Shepson –Executive Vice President, Brown and Brown of Michigan

Rick Siwek – President, Siwek Construction

Greg Viener – President-Commercial Banking-Mid Michigan, FirstMerit

Brent Wheeler – Vice President-Operations, McLaren-Flint

Craig Williams –Director, Bishop International Airport

Terri Witt – President, NorthGate

Jane Worthing– CEO, Genesee Packaging, Inc.