Board, Volunteers and Donors

The work we do would not be possible without those who join is in our mission. Below is a list of our 2019 board members, volunteers and donors, for whom we are deeply grateful.

Board
Meg Lehigh-President
Elizabeth Ziesmer-Past President
Jason Reep-Treasurer
Elly Barnette-Dawson
Shannon Cohen
Rebecca Dutcher
Elizabeth Joy Fossel
William H. Franks
Floriza Genautis
Stacey George
Brittany R. Harden
Jack Keller
Meg Lehigh
Dallas Lenear
Amy Lodenstein
Veronica Quintino-Aranda
LaChaun Steverson
Kim Suarez
Bridgett VanDerhoff
Debra VanHevele

Foundations
CDV5 (VanderWeide) Foundation
Gazelle Sports Foundation
Grand Haven Area Community Foundation
Grand Rapids Community Foundation
SilverWing Foundation

Organizational Donors
Amazon Smile
Anon Giving
Comerica Bank
Appletree Learning Centers
Applied Imaging
Baker Holtz CPAs
Barnes & Thornburg LLP
BHS (Berends, Hendricks, Stuit)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Chemical Bank
ChoiceOne Bank
Comerica Bank
Cynthia Kay & Company
DeHoek & Company PLLC
Eastern Floral
Economic Development Foundation
Express Employment Professionals
Fifth Third Bank
Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids
Grand Circus Detroit LLC
Grand Rapids Community Foundation
Grand Rapids Urban League
Grand River Bank
Grand Valley State University
Haworth Inc.
HealthBridge
Heart of West Michigan
HR Collaborative
Hungerford Nichols CPAs & Advisors
Huntington National Bank
Irwin Seating
IT Resource
JetCo Solutions
JW Marriott Grand Rapids
KMS Group
Kohler Expos, Inc.
Lake Michigan Credit Union
Lindo Mexico Restaurant Inc.
LS Global Enterprises LLC
Macatawa Bank
Marsha Veenstra Agency
Mercantile Bank
Michigan Women Forward
Miller Johnson
Natural Choice Foods
Old National Bancorp
PNC Bank
Red66 Marketing
Rehmann
Small Business Administration
Senate Collaborative LLC
Shelby State Bank
Spectrum Health
SpringGR
The Economic Club of Grand Rapids
The Meanwhile Bar
Varnum
Walmart #3453 Wyoming
West Michigan Woman Magazine
Wordhouse Wealth Coaching

Individual Donors
Piper Adonya
Cynthia Afendoulis
Sonali Allen
Sommer Bainbridge
Lori Baker
Peggy Bishop
Lynne Black
Katie Bozek
Dawn Brackmann
Susan Brasic
Karen Brittner
Jenn Buchin
Troy Butler
Amy Chambers
Amy Charles
Shannon Cohen
Lisa Cooper
Joanna Corrigan
Valerie Cramer
Elizabeth Cruz
Elly Barnette-Dawson
Dan DeHoek
Alison Dekok
Jordana Dickinson
Rebecca Diffin
Doris Drain
Christina Dugan
Rebecca Dutcher
Amanda Fletcher
Elizabeth Joy Fossel
William H. Franks
Twink Frey
Mary Frey
Janhaira Garcia
Valentina Garula
Floriza Genautis
Stacey George
Regan Gibson
Linsey Gleason
Selena Goda
Meg Goebel
Bing Goei
Aletha Goodale
Nicole Gregory
Patricia Griswold
Lisa Gustafson
Olga Hallstedt
Brittany R. Harden
Tennille Harkness
Lisa Harris
Jeremy Hirsch
Rivka Hodgkinson
Amanda Hotchkin
Earle “Win” & Kyle Irwin
Holly Jacoby
Barbara Johnson
Bari Johnson
Ana Jose
Jack Keller
Scott & Toni Klus
Monica Kreiger
Rachel Kremer
Lisa Laidler
Brett Lamkes
Julie Lankes
Marilyn Lankfer
Gladdies Lathrop
Diana Lawson
Meg Lehigh
Dallas Lenear
Mary Lewis
Amy Lodenstan
Patrick Lonergan
Ace Marasigan
Lilibeth Marvin
Reyna Masko
Jill May
Barbara Mayo-Johnson
Danyelle McClellan
Suzanne McDonald

Emily McEldowney
Bonnie Miller
Minerva Morey
LeAnne Moss
Peggy Murphy
Bonnie Nawara
Ana Olson
Michael O’Meara
Lydia O’neil
Carol Paine-McGovern
Sara Parmeter
Loretta Pearson
Theresa Petko
Janis Petrini
Deborah Phillips
Margaret Potter
Laura Priest
Veronica Quintino-Aranda
Jason Reep
Kristin Revere
Sara Reynolds
Amy Ritsema
Christina Robison
Maya Rosloniec
Zachary Roth
Danielle Rowland
Brendan Sanchez
Sharon Schaap
Jacqueline Schafer
Laura Schaible
Lorna Schultz
Tracy Sianta
Kimberly Slaikeu
Steven Smith
Courtney Smith
Judge Sara Smolenski
Cheri Stanton
Kay Staszel
LaChaun Steverson
Deborah Sturtevant
Kim Suarez
Connie Sweet
Jacqueline Taylor
Samantha Thornton
Kara Tibbe
Marilyn Titche
Jennifer Traveras-Baez
Mary Travis
Angelita Valdez
Nan VanAndel
Tammy Vandegriff
Bridgett VanDerhoff
Debra VanHevele
Dante Villarreal
Joy Walczak
Kendra Wills
Michael Yates
Elizabeth Ziesmer

Volunteers
Care Allen
Sonali Allen
Jeffrey Ammon
Ken Bair
Robin Barrett Blubaugh
AliciaMarie Belchak
Deb Boeve
Michelle Born-Fischer
Kyla Bos
Aaron Bowersox
Liz Bracken
Beth Cannon
Anne Cork
Joanna Corrigan
Mark DeWitt
Rebecca Dutcher
Karen Dykgraaf
Bill Evans
Mike Farmer
Emily Griffen
Patti Griswold
Ben Grover
Olga Hallstedt
Brittany Harden
Rivka Hodgkinson
Ryan Hoogstra
Amanda Hotchkin
Shelley Irwin
Tamara Jackson-
Gatewood
Lynne Jarman-
Johnson
Sonja Jobson
Juliana Kartsimas
Jack Keller
Briane Kerr
Claire Kiefer
Erin Klug
Julie Lankes
Tracy Lawrence
Rachel Lee
Karie Linder
India Manns
Lilibeth Marvin
Ayesha Maxwell
Wendy Newman
Attah Obande
Julie Otte
Rena Parker
Zena Patillo
Jason Piasecki
Tanya Powell-May
Laurel Romanella
Nichole Sadek
Brendan Sanchez
Tay Schmidt
Amy Schoonover,
De’Shace Short
Tracy Sianta
Courtney Smith
Kelly Stafford
Corey Swiftney
Summer Thompson
Kara Tibbe
Joanna Udo
Mike Vandiepenbos
Yelena Wells
Rori Weston
Lisa Wilkes
Kendra Wills
Rachel Woodward
Steve Zo Bro