Wayne State University

Aim Higher

Board of Visitors

The business school’s Board of Visitors is a group of alumni, business leaders and community members that supports the school in many ways. 

Its primary role is to help with development, community involvement, academic support and strategic planning.

Board Members:

BOARD MEMBER

TITLE

ORGANIZATION

David J. Breen

Retired, Partner

PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Terry Campbell

Chief Operating Officer

Detroit Eastern Market

Keith Cooley (emeritus)

CEO

Principia, LLC

Lin Cummins

CEO and Owner

Lin Cummins Connections

Paul W. Czamanske (emeritus)

President and CEO

Compass Group Associates, Ltd.

Tarik Daoud

President

Long Family Automobile Center

Anthony P. Frabotta

Chairman and CEO

UHY Advisors MI, Inc.

Richard Gabrys

Chairman

Mears Investments, LLC

Paul A. Glantz

President abd CEO

Proctor Financial, Inc.

Michael F. Grisdela

Executive V.P. and Chief Financial Officer

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute

Meagan Hardcastle

Managing Partner

Harmon Partners

Kevin Jappaya

President

KJ Commercial Real Estate Advisors

Timothy J. Heffron

V.P. – Human Resources and Chief Information Officer

Meritor, Inc.

Marina A. Houghton

President

Wolinski & Company, C.P.A., P.C.

George G. Johnson

Managing Director

George Johnson & Company

Austin A. Kanter

President

Kanter and Associates

John Kolon

Executive Vice President

Simons Michelson Zieve, Inc.

Dave M. Leone

Executive Chief Engineer

Performance Luxury Vehicle

Kaustubh Mahajan

Manager – Enterprise Database Engineering

Ford Motor Company

Florine Mark

President and CEO

The WW Group, Inc.

Alyssa Martina

President and Publisher

Metro Parent

Katie Maple McBride

Executive Director, Communications

General Motors

Benard Moray (emeritus)

Chairman and CEO Gorman’s Gallery, Inc.

Susan T. Mosey

President

Midtown Detroit, Inc.

Thomas Nantais

Chief Operating Officer

Henry Ford Medical Group

Peter Oleksiak

Senior Vice President

DTE Energy

Wes Pandoff

Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller

Sonic Automotive, Inc.

Vishal Shah
(representing SBA Alumni Association)

Portfolio Manager, Global Manufacturing IT

Ford Motor Company

Bruce H. Shapiro

Group Managing Partner

Plante Moran

Matthew J. Simoncini

President and Chief Executive Officer

Lear Corporation

Stephen Strome

Executive In Residence

Wayne State University School of Business Administration

Jane Sydlowski

President

AMI Strategies

Susan Telang

Senior V.P.  and CFO

Carhartt

Lorna Utley

President and CEO

Goodwill Industries Detroit

Neal Zalenko

Owner and Investor

Neal F. Zalenko