As a nonprofit organization, Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeastern Michigan are governed by a volunteer board of community leaders. The following individuals are contributing their passions, expertise, time and personal support as members of our 2018 Board of Directors.
Hiram E. Jackson
Chair of the Board
CEO | Real Times Media
Edd G. Snyder
First Vice Chair & Marketing Chair
President, CEO | Future Solutions
Second Vice Chair & Investment Chair
Managing Director – Investments | Merrill Lynch
John H. Norris, Esq.
Third Vice Chair & Secretary
Member | Dickinson Wright PLLC
Jeffrey M. Henning, CPA
Partner, Global Automotive Markets Leader | Ernst & Young
Derick W. Adams
Human Resources Chair
Vice President, Human Resources | Henry Ford Health System
Mitchell R. Harris
Manager, Human Resources, Retired | AkzoNobel Coatings
Larry E. Knox
CEO | Knox Consulting Group
Andra M. Rush
Boys & Girls Clubs of America Midwest Trustee
President | Detroit Manufacturing Systems
President & CEO | Amerisure Insurance Company
John A. James
Past Chair & Member-at-Large
Chairman & CEO | James Group International
2018 Board of Directors:
Diehl Club Advisory Council Chair
Manager of Player Relations, Youth & Sports Programs | Detroit Tigers, Inc.
Editor & Publisher, Retired | Crain Communications, Automotive News
Special Agent | State of Michigan Attorney General’s Office
LeRoy D. Burcroff
Romulus Club Advisory Council Chair
Mayor | City of Romulus
Member | Burton Brothers General Contractors
Vice President of Service Sales | North America, Johnson Controls, Inc.
Wertz Club Advisory Council Chair
Allstate Insurance Co. Agency Owner | Collins Insurance Agency LLC/Allstate Insurance Co.
David C. Dauch
Chairman & CEO | American Axle & Manufacturing, Inc.
Daniel N. Deighton, CPCU
Senior Vice President | Marsh USA, Inc.
Vice President, Agency Services | Amerisure Insurance Companies
Executive Consultant | Former Microsoft Regional Vice President
Senior Vice President & General Manager | FOX Sports Detroit
Wilson Club Advisory Council Chair
Principal, Retired | Avondale Schools
President | Magnolia Automotive Services, James Group International
Vice President Global Vehicle Purchasing | Ford Motor Company
Vice President | Rush Group
Vice President | Allstate Independent Agencies Sales | Allstate Insurance Company
Kirk N. Martin
Vice President | Martin Land & Investments
Holden Club Advisory Council Chair
CEO & Founder | Women of God B.A. Ladi, Inc.
Darrell E. Middleton
Executive Vice President, Operations & Business Performance | Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Women’s Association Co-Chair
Principal Designer | MEM Design Group
Women’s Association Co-Chair
Huron Valley Club Advisory Council Chair
Small Business Consultant
Hon. David M. Parrott
Donahey Club Advisory Council Chair
Judge | State of Michigan 34th District Court
George E. Reich, CPA
Partner | MRPR Group
Account Executive, Banking and Capital Markets | DXC Technology
Michael P. Solan
Realtor | Max Broock Realtors
Sam P. Ventimiglia, CLU, RHU
President | Great Lakes Wealth Planning, Inc.
Leven Weiss, Esq.
Retired | Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
2018 Board of Advisors:
Tony K. Brown
Group Vice President, Global Purchasing, Retired | Ford Motor Company
Julius J. Cius
Executive Insurance Consultant
William E. Clark, Jr., Esq.
President, Retired | Clark & Knight, PC
Rosalind Lullove Cooperman
CEO/Executive Strategist | Roz Cooperman Vision Catalyst
Chairman, Retired | Chrysler Financial
Founder & Chairman | Michigan Youth Appreciation Foundation
Thomas A. Goss
Chairman | Goss LLC
Director of Labor Relations | SPO World Headquarters
Chief Financial Officer, Retired | Amerisure Mutual Holdings, Inc.
Robert G. Liggett, Jr.
Chairman | Big Boy International, LLC
Lawrence N. Parrott
Vice President of Innovation, Retired | Compuware Corporation
Ramona H. Richard
Assistant Manager, Midwest Public Relations, Retired | Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
D. Scott Sandefur
VP of Labor Relations | General Motors
President | Schubot Jewellers
Donald S. Sitarski
Core Buyer, Global Body & Exterior Commodity Management, Retired | Ford Motor Company
Gregory W. Ulferts, Ph.D.
Professor, College of Business Administration | University of Detroit Mercy
Sandra J. Dauch
Trustee | Richard E. and Sandra J. Dauch Family Foundation
Charles G. Dharte, Jr.
Chairman and CEO, Retired | Huntington Banks
Peter A. Dow
Vice Chair & COO, Retired | Campbell Ewald
Morton E. Harris
Co-Founder | American Axle & Manufacturing, Inc.
Immediate Past Chair
President & CEO | Agency Business Solutions, LLC
Nicholas Martin, Jr.
President| Martin Land & Investments
Richard F. Mazur
Founder | Mid-Michigan Associates, Inc.
James W. McLernon
Chairman, Retired | American Axle & Manufacturing
Jane Kay Nugent
Vice President, Retired | Detroit Edison Company
Catherine M. O’Malley
Past Chair of the Board