Operating Board of Directors

The Operating Board has broad authority to direct day-to-day actions of the corporation within the context of the strategic plan and may adopt policy on issues of the day. The Operating Board oversees the management of the business and affairs of the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce.


Robert L. Rummel, Chair
Senior Vice President, Chase

Steve Landaal, Chair-Elect
President, Landaal Packaging Systems

Thomas Shade, Treasurer
Principal, Lewis & Knopf, CPAs, PC

Jane Worthing,  Regional Leadership Council Chair
President & CEO, The Genesee Group

Joe Serra, Past-Chair
President, Serra Automotive


Gary Hurand
President, Management Diversified, Inc.

Jeff Lamarche
Plant Manager, GM Flint Assembly

Victoria Leonard
General Manager, Comfort Inn

Clarence R. Pierce
CEO, Hamilton Community Health Network

Beverly Walker-Griffea, Ph.D.
President, Mott Community College

Dr. Karen W. Weaver
Mayor, City of Flint

Mark Young, Commissioner
Chairman of the Board, Genesee County Board of Commissioners

Chief Executive Officer

Tim Herman
CEO, Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce