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2020 – 2021 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

EXECUTIVE BOARD

GRPSF Board members, including former GRPS Superintendent Teresa Weatherall Neal, get a tour of CA Frost High School from two proud sophomores.

Madelaine Lane, President
Warner Norcross + Judd

Brendan Geary, Vice President
Ottawa Avenue Private Capital, LLC 

Gretchen Mousel, Treasurer
West Michigan Center for Arts & Technology

Misti Stanton, Secretary
Mercantile Bank

Charles Ash, Past President
Warner Norcross + Judd

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

From left: Brendan Geary, Max Gibbs, and Jill Wilterdink

Christina Arnold
Steelcase

Anne Marie Carson
Miller Johnson

Joe DiBenedetto
Lambert

Tim Duflo
Deloitte

Max Gibbs
Community Volunteer

Art Gray
PNC Bank

Mary Jo Kuhlman
Former GRPS Cabinet

Ruth Posthumus
Community Volunteer

Misti Stanton
Mercantile Bank

Monica Steimle-App
Rockford Construction

Dr. Adriana Tanner
Saint Mary’s Neuroscience Program The Hauenstein Center

Doug Thompson
Community Volunteer

Amy Turner-Thole
Community Volunteer

Maribeth Wardrop
Community Volunteer

EX-OFFICIO BOARD

Dr. Leadriane Roby
GRPS Superintendent

Kristian Grant
GRPS Board of Education President, Manager of Donor Development at ArtPrize

Mary Bouwense
Grand Rapids Education Association Representative

GR8 SPORTS, GREAT KIDS ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Art Gray, Chair
Michael Huff, Vice Chair
Anne Marie Carson
Kellie Dean
Kurt Johnson
Joel Kamstra
Ron Knaus
Greg Meyer
Walter Moore, Jr.
Ana Aleman-Putnam
Alexis Reame
Calli Schmid
Katelin Spielmaker
Misti Stanton
Amy Turner-Thole
Lynn Yardley
Jason Zylstra

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Our Impact This Year

  • Students

    15600

  • Schools

    45

  • Funds Raised

    $1800000

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