Board | Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes

JA of the Michigan Great Lakes Executive Committee Members

Joe Tomaszewski — Chairperson of the Board
Partner
Crowe Horwath
 
William C. Coderre III, CFRE — President
President
Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes
 
Robert Worthington — Immediate Past Chair & Vice Chair Capstone
Chief Operating Officer
Mercantile Bank
 
Lance Erickson — Vice-Chair, Free Enterprise Invitational
Senior Vice President
Fifth Third Bank
 
William (Brad) Kessel — Vice-Chair, Finance & Chairperson Elect
President & CEO
Independent Bank
 
Scott Fiser — Vice Chair, Volunteers
SVP, Sr. Relationship Manager
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
 
Robin Kleinjans-McKee — Vice Chair, Business Hall of Fame
VP Global Financial Planning & Analysis
Dematic
 
Kim Baber — Vice Chair, Titan Business Challenge
Partner/Attorney
Varnum LLP
 
James Nicholson — Co Vice Chair, Board Development
Senior Vice President-CFO
Bissell
 
Paul Van Hoof — Co Vice-Chair, Board Development
Vice President Corporate Development
Adient
 
Sarah Mezwicki — Corporate Secretary
Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
 
Lea Ammerman — JA Mid-Michigan Chairperson
Executive VP of Members Services
Michigan State University Federal Credit Union
 
Jodi Havera — JA of Southwest Michigan Chairperson
Chief Financial Officer
Landscape Forms Inc.
 
John Maynard — Vice Chair, Bowling
Partner
KPMG US LLP
 
Marti Lolli — Vice-Chair, Marketing
Chief Marketing Officer & Senior VP Consumer & Government Markets
Priority Health
 
Mike Volk — At Large Member
Executive VP for Finance/CFO & Treasurer
Davenport University
 
W. Noble Billingsley II — At Large Member
Director, Greater MI Gas Operations
DTE Energy
 

2018 - 2019 Directors

Matthew Becker — Past Chairperson, 2015-2017
CPA/Managing Partner
BDO, LLP
 
James Bos, CPSM
Vice President, Global Procurement
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors
 
Jennifer Bowman
Director of Government & Media Affairs
Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA)
 
Meredith Brown — NSO/Petoskey Advisory Chair
Owner & President
Kilwins Petoskey
 
Michael Bryson
Senior Vice President-Retail Sales & Svc. Mgr.
Huntington Bank
 
John Buchan
Chief Operating Officer
Autocam
 
Steve Carlson
Vice President Military Customer Management
General Electric Aviation
 
Ronald Foor
Community President/Commercial Relationship Manager
Fifth Third Bank
 
Brad Haverkamp
Community President-Lakeshore
Chemical Bank
 
J. Todd James
Vice President of Global Sales
Haworth
 
Mark Lardieri — Technology Chair, JA Girls' Dream Fair Chair
President
CQL Inc.
 
Zachary Shaw Littleton
Vice President
JP Morgan Chase Bank
 
John Meighan
CIO & Director Danaher Business Systems
X-Rite Pantone
 
Chris Milliron — NWSO/Traverse City Advisory Chair
Chief Lending Officer
TBA Credit Union
 
Ronald A. Modreski
Owner
RAM Management Group
 
Kevin L. Patterson
Audit Partner
BDO USA, LLP
 
Gregg Peters
Chief Financial Officer
Greenville Tool & Die
 
Robert (Bob) Phelps
Director
Deloitte LLP
 
Blake Phillips
President & CEO
EQI Ltd.
 
Scott Pranger — Board Member Emeritus
Community Leader
 
Gwen G. Sandefur
President
Spectrum Health Hospital Group
 
David Seppala
Division President
Isabella Bank
 
Rich Sorota
CEO
Ranir
 
Martin Stein
Managing Director
Blackford Capital
 
Victor Sturgis — Chair of Associate Leadership Board
Tax Manager
Crowe Horwath, LLP
 
Mac Wardorf
Chief Business Officer
Gull Lake Officer
 
Tim Williams
Vice President, Finance Operations
Stryker Corporation
 
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