Staff

  • Deirdre Groves
    Executive Director
  • Shelley Danner
    Program Director
  • Paulette Bolofer
    Talent & Engagement Manager

Board of Directors

  • Frank Angileri — Partner, Brooks Kushman
  • Charles Burns — North America Security Manager- East Coast, Uber
  • Hamsa Daher — Executive Director, Small Giants
  • Debra Debose — Retired Assistant Director, Cranbrook Horizons Upward Bound
  • Karen Gates — Vice President of Human Resources, Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit
  • William Hall — Director of Sustainability, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
  • Dan Kinkead — Principal, Architect & Co-Director of the National Urban Design Practice, SmithGroupJJR
  • Bruce Kridler — Senior Vice President & Business Development Officer, Greenleaf Trust
  • Tom Mark — Retired President & CEO, Detrex
  • Doyle Mosher — President, Mosher Dolan, Inc.
  • Brian Nuno — Manager, Strategy & Special Projects – Public Affairs, DTE Energy
  • Roland Pascua — Director of Human Resources & First Vice President, Crestmark Bank
  • Asha Shajahan — Medical Director of Community Health & Attending Physician, Beaumont Grosse Pointe
  • Tyler Tennent — Attorney, Dawda Mann
  • Jim Worth — Founder & CEO, Formcode Design Group