Meet the Board

Our Board of Directors is comprised of over 30 community professionals who are dedicated to student success.

Board Directory

Rex L. Bell
President, Miller-Davis Company
Don Cooney
Kalamazoo City Commissioner
James Curry
Vice President, Senior Wealth Management Advisor, Greenleaf Trust
Judy D’Arcangelis
Director of Elementary Education, Kalamazoo Public Schools
Stephen Denenfeld
Partner, Lewis, Reed & Allen, P.C.
James Devers
Executive Director, Communities In Schools of Kalamazoo
Randall W. Eberts
President, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
Susan Einspahr
Partner Emeritus, Kingscott Associate, Inc.
Pamela C. Enslen
Partner, Warner, Norcross & Judd, LLP
Curtis Hall
Retired Vice President and General Counsel, Stryker
TiAnna Harrison
Kalamazoo School Board, Kalamazoo Public Schools
Timothy Light, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Western Michigan University
Jyllian Liggins
Community Member
David A. Maurer
President, Humphrey Products
Tony McDonnell
Chief Development Officer, Borgess Foundation
Terry Morrow
Vice President of Development and Community Health, Bronson Healthcare Group
Doug Phillips
Business Development Manager, Walbridge
Scott Nykaza
Chief Executive Officer, Kalsec, Inc.
Steve Powell
Senior Vice President, PNC Bank
Dominic Pullo
Senior Scientist, Zoetis – Veterinary Medicine Research and Development
James Ritsema
Kalamazoo City Manager
Jim Ross
Senior Project Manager, TowerPinkster
Namita Sharma
Attorney at Law, Brueggemann & Sharma, P.C.
Patti Sholler-Barber
Kalamazoo School Board, Kalamazoo Public Schools
Josh Sledge
Senior Director, Financial Health Network
Gary Start
Superintendent, Kalamazoo Public Schools
Linnaea Thomas
Community Member
Darren M. Timmeney
Market Manager and Community President, Chase
Sheri Welsh
President & CEO, Welsh & Associates
Sara Williams
Vice President, Financial Center Manager III, Fifth Third Bank
Sparks begin in many ways.