Strategic Board of Directors

The Strategic Board is the governing body of the corporation. All matters which are subject to membership vote or other action in the case of a Michigan nonprofit membership corporation are approved by action of the Strategic Board. The Strategic Board meets on a semi-annual basis.

Board Members

Terry Andrysiak – Senior Vice President, The Horizon Group of Raymond James

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

Madonna Bennett – CEO, THA Architects Engineers

Scott Bennett – Supervisor, Grand Blanc Township

Ed Benning – General Manager, Mass Transportation Authority

Jeff Bigelow – President, Hubbard Supply Co.

Roy Brody – Regional District Manager, Kroger

Tim Brooks – Vice President, Hubbard Supply Co.

Jason Caya – Director, Tenacity Brewing

Jeff Chappelle – President, Weinstein Electric

Steve Cook – Vice President, Weinstein Electric

Winfield Cooper, III – President, Cooper Commercial Group

Sam Cox – President, SJC Enterprises

Matt Cramer  – President, Dee Cramer, Inc.

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

Father Thomas Firestone – Pastor, St. John Vianney Church

Loyst Fletcher – Attorney at Law, Loyst Fletcher, Jr. & Associates

Becky Gaskin – Executive Director, The Hagerman Foundation

Jamie Gaskin – CEO, United Way of Genesee County

Melany Gavulic – President/CEO, Hurley Medical Center

David Girodat – Regional President, Fifth Third Bank

Doug Glazier – Vice President, McLaren Flint Foundation

Andy Goggins – CEO, NorthGate

Dominic Goyette – President, Goyette Mechanical

Chad Grant – President & CEO, McLaren-Flint

Brian Griffin – President & CEO, Diplomat

Quentin Groce – Chair, Young Professionals

Lisa Hagel – Superintendent, Genesee Intermediate School District

Phil Hagerman – Founder/President, SkyPoint Ventures

Alfred Harris – Pastor/Chair, Concerned Pastors

Wen Hemingway – President, Baker College of Flint 

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

Gary Hurand – President, Management Diversified, Inc.

William Jones – General Manager, Ace Asphalt & Paving

Jason Kenyon – Vice President, Wade-Trim

Jody Kerbyson – CEO, GST Michigan Works!

John Koegel – President, Koegel Meats

Mary Kramer – Chair, Women’s Leadership Committee

Greg Krueger – President & CEO, E & L Construction Group 

Mark Krueger – COO, E & L Construction Group 

Steve Landaal – Chairman, Landaal Packaging Systems

Ed Leick – General Manager, Cumulus Broadcasting

Ken Leslie – Managing Partner, Plante & Moran, LLP

Victoria Leonard – Regional Director of Sales & Marketing, Pinnacle Hospitality Management Group

Derek Lopez – Superintendent, Flint Community Schools

David Lurvey – President, DWLurvey Construction

Jim Malenich – Vice President, Fessler & Bowman

David Martin – Commissioner, Genesee County Commissioners

Rory Mattar – President, Powers Catholic High School

Todd McCredie – Sales Manager, Piper-McCredie Insurance Agency

Kyle McCree – Area Manager, Consumers Energy

Dr. Robert McMahan – President, Kettering University

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

Mark Miller – Executive, Regional Director, General Motors CCA

Lawrence Moon – Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, Board Chair for Ruth Mott Foundation

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

Isaiah Oliver – President, Community Foundation of Greater Flint

Chris Palazzolo  – President, Genesys Health System

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

Michael Perez – Plant Executive Director, GM Flint Assembly

Clarence R. Pierce – CEO, Hamilton Community Health Network

Mindy Prusa – CEO, Whaley Children’s Center

Marjory Raymer – Chair, Katharine Roat Stevens Scholarship Committee

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

Michelle Rosynsky – CEO, YWCA

Robert L. Rummel – Executive Director, Chase

Danis Russell – CEO, Genesee Health System

Jeff Russell – CFO, Webasto Product North America

Elisabeth Saab – Project Marketing Coordinator, Sorensen Gross Company

Ghassan Saab – CEO, Sorensen Gross Company

Manal Saab – CEO, Sorensen Gross Construction Services

Dee Schoenfield – President, Walker Electric, Inc.

Jim Schoenfield – Vice President, Walker Electric, Inc.

Joanna Schofield – Area General Manager, Holiday Inn Flint-Grand Blanc Area; Chair, Flint and Genesee Convention & Visitors Bureau Advisory Committee

Jason Scott – Vice President GM JIT, Lear Corporation

Joe Serra – President, Serra Automotive

Thomas Shade – President, Lewis & Knopf CPAs, PC

Phil Shaltz – President, Shaltz Automation

Luella Sherman – Chair, Disability Works Committee

Mark Sinila – COO, Flint Cultural Center

Rick Siwek – President, Siwek Construction

Kimber Smail – Partner, Plante & Moran, PLLC

Raquel Thueme – President, Ruth Mott Foundation

Jeremy Torrey – President, Flint Firebirds

Pete Veto – General Manager, ABC-12

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

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

Robert Waun – President/CEO, C3 Ventures Flint LLC

George Wilkinson – President, NorthGate

Craig Williams – Director, Bishop Airport Authority

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

Jane Worthing – CEO, The Genesee Group

Julie Zoumbaris – Vice President/General Manager, CBS WNEM TV5