Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Robert Altizer – Raymond James, Dearborn

Chair Elect
Craig DeLeon – DMC Sports Medicine

Immediate Past Chair
Melissa Demorest-LeDuc – Demorest Law Firm

Past Chair
Gary Kearns – Kearns Brothers

Dale Bender – Dale Bender, PLC*

Vice Chairs:

Rob Cory – Ford Land

Maria Dwyer – Clark Hill

Sherri Howes – The Henry Ford

Dr. Stan Jensen – Henry Ford College

Jim Kroll – LaFontaine Automotive Group

Alan Osborne – The Henry Hotel

Peter Rageas – Law Offices of Peter Rageas

Kelly Smith – Beaumont Health



Fouad Ashkar – DTE Energy

Mike Bewick – East Dearborn Downtown Development Authority and Times Herald

Rick Bixman – Tire Discount House

Jeff Evans – University of Michigan – Dearborn

Steve Henry – Leader Printing & Mailing

Michael Kruczek – DFCU Financial

Claudine Marosi – Right at Home Wayne County

Sean McGraw – Sean McGraw State Farm Insurance

Ryan O’Hara – Sphinx Technologies

Weston Stanford – Les Stanford Family of Dealerships

Chastity Townsend – NUSkin/Pharmanex Anti-Aging

Jeff Whitmarsh – SERVPRO of Dearborn Heights N / E Garden City


*Non voting member