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

A.G. Bishop Charitable Trust — Robert J. Bellairs, Trustee

Ascension Genesys Health System — Chris Palazzolo, President

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

Baker College of Flint — Wen Hemingway, President

Bishop International Airport — Nino Sapone, Interim Director

Chase — Robert L. Rummel, Executive Director

Community Foundation of Greater Flint — Isaiah Oliver, President

Consumers Energy — Kyle McCree, Area Manager

Dee Cramer, Inc. — Matt Cramer, President

Diplomat — Brian Griffin, President & CEO

DWLurvey Construction –David Lurvey, President

E & L Construction Group — Greg Krueger, Vice President & CEO

E & L Construction Group — Mark Krueger, COO

Fifth Third Bank — David Girodat. Regional President

Flint Firebirds — Jeremy Torrey, President

Food Bank of Eastern Michigan — Kara-Lyn Ross, President & CEO

General Motors CCA — Mark Miller, Executive, Regional Director

GM Flint Assembly — Michael Perez, Plant Executive Director

The Genesee Group — Jane Worthing, CEO

Goyette Mechanical — Dominic Goyette, President

GST Michigan Works! — Jody Kerbyson, CEO

The Hagerman Foundation — Becky Gaskin, Executive Director

Hamilton Community Health Network — Clarence R. Pierce, CEO

HAP — Bridget Hollingsworth, Director, Mid-Michigan – Marketing & Community Outreach

Hubbard Supply Co. — Jeff Bigelow, President

Hubbard Supply Co. — Tim Brooks. Vice President

The Huntington National Bank — Greg Viener, President-Commercial Banking-Mid Michigan

Hurley Medical Center — Melany Gavulic. President/CEO

Kettering University — Dr. Robert McMahan, President

Koegel Meats — Albert J. Koegel, President

Landaal Packaging Systems — Steve Landaal, Chairman

Lear Corporation — Jason Scott, Vice President GM JIT

Lewis & Knopf CPAs, PC — Thomas Shade, President

Management Diversified, Inc. — Gary Hurand, President

Mass Transportation Authority — Ed Benning, General Manager

McLaren-Flint — Chad Grant, President & CEO

McLaren Flint Foundation — Doug Glazier, Vice President

MLive Media Group & The Flint Journal — Bryn Mickle, Editor

MLive Media Group & The Flint Journal — Quentin Groce, Account Executive

MLive Media Group & The Flint Journal — Jennifer Hammond, Sales Manager

Mott Children’s Health Center –Todd Wiseley, President/CEO

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

NorthGate — Andy Goggins. CEO

NorthGate — George Wilkinson, President

Plante & Moran, PLLC — Ken Leslie, Managing Partner

Plante & Moran, PLLC — Kimber Smail, Partner

ROWE Professional Services — Leanne H. Panduren, President/CEO

Ruth Mott Foundation — Raquel Thueme, President

Ruth Mott Foundation — Lawrence Moon, Board Chair

Serra Automotive — Joe Serra, President

Shaltz Automation — Phil Shaltz, President

Siwek Construction — Rick Siwek, President

Skypoint Ventures — Phil Hagerman, Founder/President

Sorensen Gross Company — Elisabeth Saab, Project Marketing Coordinator

Sorensen Gross Company — Ghassan Saab, CEO

University of Michigan-Flint — Debasish Dutta, Ph.D., Chancellor

Weinstein Electric — Jeff Chappelle, President

Weinstein Electric — Steve Cook, Vice President