Board of Directors

Jim Ayres, Chair3rd Term (2011-2013)

Jim is serving his third term on the board. He is the Managing Director for Amway North America. He has been with Amway for 33 years.
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Jack Riley, Vice Chair3rd Term (2013-2015)

Jack is serving his third term on the board. He is Vice Chair and is chairing the Development & Marketing Committee.
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Harry Bregman, Treasurer3rd Term (2012-2014)

Harry is currently serving his third term on the board, after having previously served as a member from 1997-2002.
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Michelle Acciavatti1st Term (2013-2015)

Michelle is serving her first term on the board. She is currently employed at Towers Watson as an Account Director and Michigan Director, Account Management.
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Christopher Axer1st Term (2013-2015)

Chris is serving his first term on the board. He is currently employed at Sam’s Club as the Market Manager.
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Robert Chadwick II1st Term (2012-2014)

Bob is currently serving his first term on the board, after having previously served from 1994-1996 and 2001-2006.
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Julie Conn1st Term ((2012-2014))

Julie is serving her first term on the board. She is the Director of Student Support Services at Huron Valley Schools.
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Juliet Dragos1st Term (2013-2015)

Juliet Dragos is serving her first term on the board, and is on the Development & Marketing Committee as well as the Governance Committee.
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Stuart Elsea3rd Term (2012-2014)

Stuart Elsea is serving his third term on the board. He is the President of Real Estate One, which is a family owned business (established in 1929).
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Tom Hoeg1st Term (2012-2014)

Tom is serving his first term on the Board. He is a Vice President at Amerisure Mutual Holdings, Inc. and President & CEO of Agency Business Solutions, an Amerisure affiliate.
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Steve Gutman2nd Term (2013-2015)

Steve is serving his second term on the board, and is on the Finance Committee along with the Quick Response Team for investment decisions.
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Bridget Hurd1st Term (2013-2015)

Bridget is serving her first term on the board, and is currently serving on the Development & Marketing Committee.
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Senator Rick Jones1st Term (2012-2014)

Senator Rick Jones is serving his first term on the board. He was elected to the Michigan Senate in November, 2010 and represents the residents of the 24th District (Allegan, Barry, and Eaton counties).
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Don Loding2nd Term (2013-2015)

Don is serving his second term on the board. He is the President/CEO for NBB Enterprises in Lansing.
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Ken Mattei2nd Term (2013-2015)

Ken is serving his second term on the board and is on the Development & Marketing Committee.
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Jacqueline Putney-Bunt1st Term (2013-2015)

Jacqui is serving her first term on the board as the athlete representative. She is currently on the Development & Marketing and Program Committees.
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Matt Simon2nd Term (2011-present)

Matt is serving his second term on the board and is currently Vice Chair of the Finance Committee, serving on the Development & Marketing Committee, and the Quick Response Team (investment decisions).
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Dr. Pamela Thompson-Roberts3rd Term (2012-2014)

Dr. Pamela Thompson-Roberts is serving her third term on the board. She owns her own family practice in Holt, where is specializes as an osteopathic doctor. Pam serves on the medical team for the Winter & Summer Games Committees. She chairs the program committee. She lives in Holt with her two children, Claire and Madeline.
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Bonner Upshaw III1st Term (2014-present)

Bonner C. Upshaw III is serving his first term on the board. He is the President/CEO of Trion Solutions in Troy.
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