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Foundation Board


The mission of the Davenport University Foundation Board is to interpret Davenport University to the widest possible audience of alumni, parents, friends, foundations, corporations and businesses for the purposes of creating understanding and engagement which leads to securing generous philanthropic support of the University’s vision, mission and priorities. 

For information about the Board, contact Louise Kidd

Foundation Board Directors


Chairman
Mr. Bruce Los
Retired Senior Vice President
Gentex Corporation


Vice Chairman
Mr. William B. Lettinga
President
Kentland Corporation


Mr. James Albers
Chief Executive Officer
Holland Special Delivery


Mr. Chad Bassett
Chief Operations Officer
Bamf Health


Mr. Joseph Buzzitta
Executive Vice President
Hughes Management Inc.


Mr. Scott Geerlings
President
Midwest Construction Group, Inc.


Mr. Brian Hart
Vice President - IT ABO & Customer Solutions
Amway


Mr. Wilbur A. Lettinga
Chief Executive Office
Kentland Corporation

 




Ms. Janet Mason
President & General Manager
WZZM 13

Ms. Rachel Mraz
Vice President & Wealth Management Advisor
Merrill Lynch
 
Richard J. Pappas, Ed.D.
President
Davenport University
 
Mr. Ralph Slider
President
Michigan Office Solutions (MOS), A Xerox Company
 
Mr. Mike VanGessel
President & Chief Executive Officer
Rockford Companies

 

Ms. Janet Veldhouse
Director, Global Operations
Steelcase


Mr. Mike Volk
Executive Vice President for
Finance & CFO
Davenport University


Mr. Jeff Zylstra
Managing Director
Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc.

Directors Emeritus:

Michael Berry

Bradley Keller

Craig Tiggleman

Fred Braun

Donald Maine

Roger VanderLaan

Larry Fredricks

Jack Miller

Kathryn Wiese

Gary Glaza

Pat Mullen

 

Meg Goebel

Woldemar Nikkel