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Board of Directors

Chairperson

James Buzzitta, M.D.
Hughes Management LLC

Kristine Babcock

Vice Chairperson

Kristine Babcock
SpartanNash (Retired)

Doug Klien

Treasurer 

Douglas Klein
Northern Trust (Retired)

Nancy Ayres

Secretary 

Nancy Ayres
Flexco (Retired)

Lisa Freiburger

Assistant Treasurer

Lisa Freiburger
CFO, Grand Rapids Community College

Kathy Mullins

Executive Director

Kathryn Mullins, Ed.D.
Grand Rapids Community College

Bill Pink

Director

Bill Pink, Ph.D.
President, Grand Rapids Community College

Steve Abid

Director

Stephen J. Abid
Grand Rapids Community College (Retired)

Beth Banta

Director

Beth Banta
Catholic Central High School

Ovell Barbee

Director 

Ovell Barbee
Spectrum Health

David Bottell

Director 

David Bottrall
Tassell-Wisner-Bottrall Foundation

Brame Kenyatta

Director

Kenyatta L. Brame
Cascade Engineering, Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees

David Custer

Director 

David Custer
Custer Inc.

Michael Despres

Director

Michael J.C. Despres
Wells Fargo Advisors

Beverly Drake

Director

Beverly Drake
ASCET (Retired)

Inayah Hakeem

Director

Inayah Hakeem
Grand Rapids Community College Student Alliance

Ellen James

Director

Ellen M. James
Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees (Retired)

Vikki Cooper

Director

Vikki Jobe-Cooper
Grand Rapids Community College Faculty Association

Jennifer Joseph

Director

Jennifer Joseph
Kellogg Company

Dave Koetje

Director

David J. Koetje
Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees

Elias Lumpkins

Director

Elias Lumpkins
Grand Rapids Community College,
City of Grand Rapids (Retired)

Arian Nelson

Director

Arian Nelson
Fifth Third Private Bank

Samuel Ojoke

Director

Samuel K. Ojo
SKO Design Group

Eddie Rucker

Director

Eddie Rucker
Rucker and Associates

Sheryl Siegel

Director

Sheryl Siegel
Grand Rapids Community College Board of Trustees

Aaron Turner

Director

Aaron Turner
WGVU Public Media

Mark Walters

Director

Mark Walters
Steelcase, Inc.

 

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