Board of Trustees


TRUSTEES

Tom Bandyk
Retired Pharmacist and Financial Executive

James Brady
Managing Partner
Dykema Gosset

Jim Cox
Owner
Priority HR

Nyal Deems
Attorney
Varnum Law

Christopher Edgar, Vice President
Attorney
Miller Johnson

Robert Evett, Immediate Past President
Global Client Collaboration
Steelcase Inc.

Joan Gillett
Founding Member
Opera Grand Rapids

Dr. Thomas Haas
President
Grand Valley State University

Dr. Peter Hahn, Secretary
Chief Medical Officer
Metro Health – University of Michigan Health

Cassandra Hayes
Manager of Executive Communications and Corporate Affairs
Amway – Americas

John T. Jones, Treasurer, Friends of the Opera President
Digital Marketing and Communication Manager
USA Financial

Joseph Kozakiewicz, Opera Affiliates President
Program Director
MSU Chance at Childhood

Madelaine C. Lane
Attorney
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP

Dr. Gil Padula
Immediate-Past Principal Investigator (PI)
Cancer Research Consortium of West Michigan (CRCWM)

Shari Schwanzl
VP Operations and Nursing Services
Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital
VP Women’s and Infant Services Programs
Butterworth Hospital

Diane St. Claire, President
Attorney

Craig Stucky
Business Owner

Rev. Dr. W. Frederick Wooden
Pastor
Fountain Street Church

ADVISORY COUNCIL
Dan Gaydou
Arend (Don) Lubbers
Margaret Malone
Wendy Stock
Carol Van Andel
Pat Waring

HONORARY
Dr. William Appel
Muriel Burger
Joan Gillett
John Gilmore
Lorraine Hardebeck
Betty Van Andel*

*deceased

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