Leadership

Dave Smith, Chair
The Employers’ Association
Jim Fisher
Second Act, LLC
Dan Rinsema-Sybenga
Muskegon Community College
Cindy Brown, Vice Chair
Hello West Michigan
Bob Ferrentino
Montcalm Community College
Michelle Seigo
Department of Health & Human Services Ionia/Montcalm
Travis Alden
Barry County Chamber of Commerce &
Economic Development Alliance
Heather Gluszewski
Haworth
Samantha Semrau
Hastings Manufacturing Company
Nora Balgoyen
ITC Holdings, Inc
Kiesha Guy
Goodwill Industries of West Michigan
Jonas Talbott
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)
West Michigan Local No. 275
Mark Bergsma
Berends Hendricks Stuit
Mike Helsel
Ventra
Dan TenHoopen
Heart of West Michigan United Way
Labor Liaison – AFL-CIO
Randy Boss
Ottawa Kent Insurance
Rebecca Herrington
Perrigo
Therese Thill
The Right Place
Norm Brady
Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.
West Michigan Chapter
Jon Hofman
Holland Board of Public Works
Mark Thomas
Northview Public Schools
Kenyatta Brame
Cascade Engineering
Angela Huesman
Lakeshore Advantage
Darryl Todd
Muskegon Area First
John Buchan
Autocam
David Kitchen
West Michigan Electrical JATC
Patricia VerDuin
Mobius Coaching
Jordan Clark
Meijer Inc.
Scott McLean
Spectrum Ventures, LLC
Shana Welch
Mercy Health
Cathy Cronick
Michigan Rehabilitation Services
Bill Pink
Grand Rapids Community College
Sherry White
Hines Corporation
Jay Dunwell
Wolverine Coil Spring
Val Putnam
Ottawa Area ISD
Robert Womack
Chair, ACSET Governing Board
Kent County Commissioner
Mark De Young
Allegan County Commissioner
Ken Mahoney
Muskegon County Commissioner
Ron Retzloff
Vice-Chair, ACSET Governing Board
Montcalm County Commissioner
Frank Garcia
Ottawa County Commissioner
Harold Mast
Kent County Commissioner
Kurt Reppart
City of Grand Rapids Commissioner
Ben Geiger
Chair, Barry County Commissioner
Stan Stek
Kent County Commissioner
Ben Cross
Chair, Muskegon County Commissioner
Dean Kapenga
Chair, Allegan County Commissioner
Larry Tiejema
Ionia County Commissioner
Greg De Jong
Chair, Ottawa County Commissioner
Senita Lenear
City of Grand Rapids Commissioner
  • Jacob Maas

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Angie Barksdale

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Brenda Isenhart

    Chief Financial Officer

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