The Ferris Foundation Board of Directors

Gary GrangerMr. Gary Granger, Chair
President
Granger Group
Wyoming, MI
Kurt HofmanMr. Kurt Hofman, Chair-Elect
T '83
Vice President
RoMan Manufacturing, Inc.
Wayland, Michigan
Dr. John HareDr. John Hare, Immediate Past Chair
B '68, D. Bus. (Hon) '03
President (Retired)
ABC Radio
Dallas, Texas
Thomas SchollerMr. Thomas P. Scholler, Secretary
B '59, D. Bus (Hon) '84
Director of Planned Giving
Archdiocese of Detroit
Clarkston, Michigan
Jerry ScobyMr. Jerry L. Scoby, Treasurer
Vice President
Ferris State University
Administration & Finance
Big Rapids, Michigan
Carla MillerMs. Carla Miller, Executive Director
& Associate VP for Special and Leadership Gifts

Ferris State University
Big Rapids, Michigan
Melinda AndersonMs. Mindy Anderson
Vice President of Marketing and Product Management
BlackRidge Technology
Palo Alto, California
Karl LinebaughDr. Karl Linebaugh
D. Bus.(Hon) '15
North Region President
(retired)
Chemical Bank
Big Rapids, Michigan
Kenneth BaileyMr. Kenneth Bailey
T '90
Project Executive
Rockford Construction
Ada, Michigan
Timothy MurphyMr. Timothy Murphy
EHS '83
President
Thomas Rueters Special Services, LLC
Frederickburg, VA
Mike BigfordMr. Michael Bigford
President
Utility Supply and Construction Company
Big Rapids, Michigan
Matthew NawrockiMr. Matthew Nawrocki
T '95
CEO/President of Vectors, Inc.
Aurora, CO
Kevin CrossMr. Kevin Cross
B '86
President
Linkfield and Cross Agency, Inc.
Ada, Michigan
Dennis NickelsMr. Dennis W. Nickels
P '69
Corporate and Governmental Consultation
Deloitte Consulting Retired
Grand Haven, Michigan
Paul EichenbergMr. Paul M. Eichenberg
T '92 
Vice President of Business
Development and Strategy
Jason Incorporated
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Randall PhelpsMr. Randall L. Phelps
B '83
Partner
HNI Incorporated
Ada, Michigan
David L. EislerDr. David L. Eisler
President
Ferris State University
Big Rapids, Michigan
Jack RobertsMr. Jack Roberts
President and CEO
Peak Positions SEO
Traverse City, Michigan
Jean K. ElderDr. Jean K. Elder
A&S D. Pub Srv (Hon) '87
CEO and Senior Partner
J.K. Elder and Associates
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Karl RothMr. Karl Roth
P '55
Vice President/Lead Partner
Wells Fargo Advisors
Roth-Cooley Financial Group
Bay City, Michigan
 John EnglemanDr. John Engelman II
A&S '64, D. Sc. (Hon) '03
Scientist (Retired)
S C Johnson & Son, Inc.
Racine, Wisconsin
Dick ShawMr. Dick Shaw
EHS '71, T '63
Educational Consultant
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Robert FriarDr. Robert Friar
Professor
Ferris State University
Big Rapids, Michigan
Kevin SimonMr. Kevin Simon
B '07
Comptroller
Diocese of Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids, Michigan
James GirouxMr. James Giroux
T '75
Dow Chemical (Retired)
Stanwood, Michigan
Howard StrossMr. Howard C. Stross
B '69
President
Stross Law Firm, P.A.
Palm Harbor, Florida
Luke WyckoffMr. Luke Wyckoff
EHS '91, B '93, Founder and Chief Visionary Officer
Social Media Energy
Denver, Colorado
Sueann WalzMs. Sueann Walz
Assistant Vice President/Manager (Retired)
Independent Bank
Big Rapids, Michigan
Susan JonesMs. Susan Jones
Professor
Marketing
Ferris State University
Traverse City, Michigan
 
Andrew KalinowskiMr. Andrew Kalinowski
B '15
Financial Auditor
Ernst and Young LLP
Grand Rapids, Michigan
 
Andrew KalinowskiMr. Ken Kuk
T '80, EHS '88
Professor, Welding Engineering Technology
Ferris State University
Big Rapids, Michigan
 
Emeriti
Mr. Dale DeHaan
B '70
Client Executive
Hylant Group
Alto, Michigan
Dr. Stephanie Leonardos
D. Bus.(Hon) '09
President and CEO
Amerikam
Ada, Michigan
Mr. Richard E. Hurst
Retired Businessman
Belmont, Michigan
Mr. Joe Mikols
Professor Emeritus
Ferris State University
Big Rapids, Michigan
Dr. Mary Garvelink
EHS '72
President, Commercial Design Engineering
Colorado Springs, CO
 Ms. Beth Peacock
Labor Relations Manager (Retired)
Vehicle Operations
Ford Motor Company
Dearborn, Michigan
Mr. Denny Lerner
B '70
President & Owner
Lerner Financial Group
Big Rapids, Michigan
Mr. Gary Trimarco
Owner
Gary Trimarco Automotive
Big Rapids, Michigan