The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan was founded in 1984 by a visionary Board of Trustees. Now, as then, the Board is composed of civic leaders who represent the breadth, depth and diversity of the communities we serve.
Allan D. Gilmour, President, Wayne State University
James B. Nicholson, President and CEO, PVS Chemicals Inc.
Penny B. Blumenstein, Civic Leader
W. Frank Fountain, President and CEO, Escambia Enterprises LLC
David M. Hempstead, Partner, Bodman LLP
Joseph L. Hudson Jr., Trustee, Hudson-Webber Foundation
Mary H. Weiser, Civic Leader
Michael T. Monahan, President, Monahan Enterprises LLC
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Vivian Day Stroh, Civic Leader
Frederick M. Adams Jr., Chairman – Michigan, Northern Trust Bank
Terence E. Adderley, Chairman of the Board, Kelly Services Inc.
Maggie A. Allesee, Civic Leader
Gerard M. Anderson, President and COO, DTE Energy Resources Group
Michael E. Bannister, Chairman and CEO, Ford Motor Credit Company, and Executive Vice President, Ford Motor Company
Albert M. Berriz, President and CEO, McKinley Inc.
Thomas C. Buhl, First Vice President Investments, Wells Fargo Advisors
Andrew L. Camden, Managing Director, J.P. Morgan
Ahmad Chebbani, President, OMNEX Corp.
Matthew P. Cullen, President and COO, Rock Ventures LLC
Paul R. Dimond, Counsel, Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone PLC
Deborah I. Dingell, President, D2 Strategies
Irma B. Elder, CEO, Elder Automotive Group
John M. Erb, President, Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation
David T. Fischer, Chairman and CEO, The Suburban Collection
Phillip Wm. Fisher, Founder, Mission Throttle
Alfred R. Glancy III, Executive Chairman, Unico Investment Group, LLC.
Kouhaila G. Hammer, President and CEO, The Ghafari Cos
Steven K. Hamp, Chair and President, Michigan Education Excellence Foundation
William M. Hermann, President, Hermann Consulting Inc.
George G. Johnson, Managing Director, George Johnson & Co.
Eric B. Larson, President and CEO, Larson Realty Group
David Baker Lewis, Chair and CEO, Lewis & Munday PC
John D. Lewis, Managing Director, Donnelly Penman and Partners
Henry W. Lim, Chair, Department of Dermatology, and Senior Vice President, Academic Affairs, Henry Ford Hospital
Dana M. Locniskar, Senior Vice President, Merrill Lynch Private Banking and Investment Group
Florine Mark, President, CEO and Chairman of the Board, The WW Group Inc.
Jack Martin, Chief Financial Officer, City of Detroit
Edward J. Miller, Vice Chairman, Detroit Investment Fund
Eugene A. Miller, Retired Chairman and CEO, Comerica Inc.
Janice C. Mitchell Ford, Senior Counsel, Clark Hill PLC
Bruce E. Nyberg, Civic Leader
David K. Page, Partner, Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP
Cynthia J. Pasky, President and CEO, Strategic Staffing Solutions Inc.
William F. Pickard, Chairman and CEO, Global Automotive Alliance
Glenda D. Price, President, Detroit Public Schools Foundation
David T. Provost, Chairman and CEO, Talmer Bank and Trust
Jack A. Robinson, Chairman, The JAR Group LLC
Pamela Rodgers, President, Rodgers Chevrolet Inc.
Alan E. Schwartz, Partner, Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP
William W. Shelden Jr., President, Elizabeth, Allan and Warren Shelden Fund
Gary Torgow, President, Sterling Group
Reginald M. Turner, Attorney, Clark Hill PLC
Barbara C. Van Dusen, Civic Leader
Dale L. Watchowski, President, CEO and COO, Redico
Sean K. Werdlow, Managing Director, Siebert Branford Shank & Co. LLC
Ken Whipple, Vice Chair, City of Detroit Financial Advisory Board