Board of Trustees


TRUSTEES

James Brady
Managing Partner
Dykema Gosset

Jim Cox
Owner
Priority HR

Nyal Deems
Attorney
Varnum Law

Daniel K. DeWitt, OGR Immediate Past President
Attorney
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP

Christopher Edgar, OGR Secretary
Attorney
Miller Johnson

Robert Evett, OGR President
Global Client Collaboration
Steelcase Inc.

Joan Gillett
Founding Member
Opera Grand Rapids

Dr. Thomas Haas,
President
Grand Valley State University

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

Shaula Johnston
Retired Educator

John Jones, Friends of the Opera (FOTO) President
Digital Marketing and Communication Manger
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, Vice 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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