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Business Leaders for Michigan - Members

 

Business Leaders for Michigan's (BLM) membership represents the chairpersons, chief executive officers, or most senior executives of Michigan's largest companies and universities.

Our members drive over 25% of the state’s economy, provide over 325,000 direct and 820,000 indirect jobs in Michigan, generate over $1 Trillion in annual revenue and serve nearly one half of all Michigan public university students.

Our members are:

 

A-C  D-G  H-J  K-L  M-N  P-R  S-T  U-Z

 

JEFF M. FETTIG*
Chair, Board of Directors

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Whirlpool Corporation


TERENCE E. ADDERLEY
Executive Chairman of the Board
Kelly Services, Inc.


KEITH ALLMAN
President & Chief Executive Officer
Masco Corporation


G. MARK ALYEA
President Emeritus
Alro Steel Corporation


GERARD M. ANDERSON*
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
DTE Energy


DAVID W. BARFIELD
Chief Executive Officer
The Bartech Group, Inc.


MARY T. BARRA
Chief Executive Officer
General Motors Company


ALBERT M. BERRIZ* 
Co-Managing Member, Chief Executive Officer,
Board Member & Co-Owner
McKinley, Inc.


MARK J. BISSELL
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
BISSELL Inc.


LAURENT BRESSON
President & Chief Operating Officers
Nexteer Automotive


JOHN C. CARTER 
President, Michigan Middle Market
Chase


GREGORY J. CRABB 
President & Chief Executive Officer
Amerisure Insurance Company


ROBERT S. CUBBIN*
President & Chief Executive Officer
Meadowbrook Insurance Group, Inc.


WALTER P. CZARNECKI*
Executive Vice President and Director
Penske Corporation

 


KURT L. DARROW*
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
La-Z-Boy Incorporated


DAVID C. DAUCH* 
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
American Axle & Manufacturing


RICHARD L. DeVORE* 
Executive Vice President
President, Detroit & Southeast Michigan
PNC Financial Services Group


DOUG L. DeVOS*
President
Amway


ALESSANDRO P. DINELLO
President and Chief Executive Officer
Flagstar Bank


STEFAN DOERR
Senior Vice President, Monomers Division - North America
BASF Corporation


J. PATRICK DOYLE*
President & Chief Executive Officer
Domino's Pizza


JAMES E. DUNLAP
Senior Executive VP & Director of Regional and Commerical Banking
Huntington


MATTHEW B. ELLIOTT
Michigan Market President and Market Executive, Global Commercial Banking 
Bank of America


WILLIAM CLAY FORD, JR.
Executive Chairman
Ford Motor Company


DANIEL GILBERT
Founder & Chairman
Quicken Loans


DAVID GIRODAT
President & Chief Executive Officer
Fifth Third Bank - Eastern Michigan


DAN GORDON
Chairman of the Board
Gordon Food Service, Inc.

 


RONALD E. HALL
President & Chief Executive Officer
Bridgewater Interiors, LLC


RICHARD G. HAWORTH*
Chairman Emeritus
Haworth, Inc.


CHRISTOPHER ILITCH*
President & Chief Executive Officer
Ilitch Holdings, Inc.


MICHAEL J. JANDERNOA*
Board of Directors
Perrigo Company


MILES E. JONES
Co-Chairman of the Board
Dawn Food Products, Inc.

 


HANS-WERNER KAAS
Senior Partner & Director - Detroit Office
McKinsey & Company


ALAN JAY KAUFMAN
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer 
Kaufman Financial Group


JIM KEANE
President & Chief Executive Officer
Steelcase Inc.


JOHN C. KENNEDY
President & Chief Executive Officer
Autocam Medical


STEPHEN M. KIRCHER
President & Chief Executive Officer, Boyne Eastern Operations
Boyne Resorts


WILLIAM L. KOZYRA
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & President
TI Automotive


BLAKE W. KRUEGER*
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & President
Wolverine World Wide, Inc.


BRIAN K. LARCHE
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Engineered Machined Products, Inc.


TIMOTHY D. LEULIETTE
President & Chief Executive Officer
Visteon Corporation


ANDREW N. LIVERIS
President, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
The Dow Chemical Company


KEVIN A. LOBO 
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Stryker Corporation


DANIEL J. LOEPP
President & Chief Executive Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan



EVAN D. LYALL 
Chief Executive Officer
Roush Enterprises, Inc.


BEN C. MAIBACH III 
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Barton Malow Company


DENNIS MANNION
President & Chief Executive Officer
Palace Sports & Entertainment


RICHARD A. MANOOGIAN*
Chairman Emeritus
Masco Corporation


FLORINE MARK
President & Chief Executive Officer
The Weight Watchers Group, Inc.


CHARLES "CHIP" McCLURE**
Managing Director
Michigan Capital Partners, LP


DAVID E. MEADOR
Vice Chairman & Chief Administrative Officer
DTE Energy


HANK MEIJER
Co-Chairman & Co-CEO
Meijer, Inc.


MICHAEL MILLER
Head of Ann Arbor Office and Director of Business & Industrial Markets
Google, Inc.


FREDERICK K. MINTURN
President and Chief Executive Officer
MSX International


PAUL J. MUELLER
President - Midwest Region
The Hanover Insurance Group


MARK A. MURRAY*
Co-CEO
Meijer, Inc.


JAMES B. NICHOLSON*
President & Chief Executive Officer
PVS Chemicals, Inc.

 


WILLIAM U. PARFET*
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
MPI Research


CYNTHIA J. PASKY 
Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer
Strategic Staffing Solutions


ROGER S. PENSKE
Chairman
Penske Corporation


WILLIAM F. PICKARD
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Global Automotive Alliance, LLC


SANDRA E. PIERCE* 
Vice Chairman, FirstMerit Corporation
Chairman & CEO; FirstMerit Michigan


CHARLES H. PODOWSKI
President & Chief Executive Officer
The Auto Club Group


JOHN RAKOLTA, JR.*
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Walbridge


MICHAEL T. RITCHIE*
President, Comerica Bank - Michigan Market
Comerica Bank


DOUG ROTHWELL*
President & Chief Executive Officer
Business Leaders for Michigan


ANDRA M. RUSH
Chairperson & Chief Executive Officer
Rush Group Family of Companies


JOHN G. RUSSELL*
President & Chief Executive Officer
CMS Energy & Consumers Energy

 


MARK S. SCHLISSEL
President 
University of Michigan 


J. DONALD SHEETS
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Dow Corning Corporation


BRAD SIMMONS
Director, Office of the Executive Chairman
Ford Motor Company


LOU ANNA K. SIMON*
President
Michigan State University


SAM SIMON 
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Simon Holdings


MATTHEW J. SIMONCINI
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Lear Corporation


BRIG SORBER
Chief Executive Officer
TWO MEN AND A TRUCK/INTERNATIONAL, Inc.


ROBERT S. TAUBMAN
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Taubman Centers, Inc. 


GARY TORGOW
Chairman
Talmer Bancorp, Inc. 


HOWARD UNGERLEIDER
Chief Financial Officer
The Dow Chemical Company 

 


SAMUEL VALENTI III
Chairman of the Board
TriMas Corporation


STEVE A. VAN ANDEL
Chairman
Amway


BRIAN C. WALKER
President & Chief Executive Officer 
Herman Miller, Inc.


THOMAS J. WEBB
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
CMS Energy & Consumers Energy


THOMAS G. WELCH, JR.
President & Chief Executive Officer
Fifth Third Bank - Western Michigan


GIL WEST
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Delta Air Lines, Inc.


M. ROY WILSON
President
Wayne State University


ROGER J. WOOD
President & Chief Executive Officer
Dana Holding Corporation


WILLIAM C. YOUNG
Chief Executive Officer
Plastipak Holdings, Inc.




* Executive Committee Members
**Emeritus Member