Board of Trustees

Current Board of Trustees

Glynn T. Williams
President and CEO
Williams & Moore Capital Corporation
Reliance Aerotech, Inc. & Reliance Aerotech Services, Inc.
Navhouse Corporation
Authentic Seacoast Company
Toronto, Canada

Vice Chair
Becky Ruthven
CEO, Ruthven & Associates, LLC
Westport, CT

Vice Chair
Thomas W. Morris
Artistic Director, Ojai Music Festival
Cleveland Heights, OH
(Arts Camp '59)

Keith W. Baum
Managing Director, Asset Management, Abbot Downing
Scottsdale, AZ
(Arts Academy '74-76)

Gordon F. Brunner
Chief Technology Officer (Retired), Board of Directors, Procter & Gamble
Cincinnati, OH

Andrew W. Cordonnier
Partner, Grant Thorton LLP
Washington, DC
(Arts Camp '80, Arts Academy '81)

Casey G. Cowell
Chairman/Owner, Durandal, Inc.
Traverse City, MI

Douglas R. Eicher
Chief Revenue Officer, Music Prodigy
West Hartford, CT
(All State '74-77, Arts Academy '78)

Lowell J. Gruman
Boomerang Catapult, LLC
Traverse City, MI

Cynthia L. Hann
Vice President, Chormann Family Foundation
Oakton, VA
(All State, '78-79)

Sarah Harding
Associate Professor, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
Evanston, IL

Steve Hayden
Vice Chairman and Chief Creative Officer (Retired), Ogilvy & Mather, Inc.
New York, NY
(Arts Camp '62, Arts Academy '62-64)

Nancy L. Hoagland
President, Mariel Foundation
Maple City, MI
(Arts Camp '74)

Timothy M. Jackson
Vice President, Media and Distribution Platform Sales, ATEME, Inc.
Crystal Lake, IL
(Arts Camp staff '80, '81)

Barbara Kratchman
Founder, ArtServe Michigan
Business Ombudsman, Michigan Department of Commerce, State of Michigan (Retired)
Bloomfield Hills, MI

John Manuel
Vice President, Global Logistics & Advance Teams, The Elton John Band/Rocket Entertainment
Las Vegas, NV
(Arts Camp '81-82, Arts Academy '82-83)

Dr. Elaine H. Mischler
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin
Waunakee, WI

William C. Nelson
Consultant, Peregrine Petroleum
Dallas, TX

Dr. Barrett J. Rollins
Chief Science Officer, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Professor of Medicine, Harvard University
Boston, MA
(Arts Camp '64-65, '68)

Claire E. (Corson) Skinner
CEO and Chairman (retired), Coachmen Industries
Naples, FL
(Arts Camp '71)

Stanford L. Thompson
Founder and Executive Director, Play On, Philly!
Philadelphia, PA
(Arts Camp '00-03)

The Honorable Kurtis T. Wilder
Justice, Michigan Supreme Court
Canton, MI

Zhibai (Bill) Zheng
Chief Designer - Asia Pacific, Fiat Chrysler Automobile
Shanghai, China
(Arts Camp ‘91, Arts Academy ‘92-96)

Life Trustees

Neil M. Bressler, MD
Chief-Retina Division; Professor of Ophthalmology
Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
(Arts Camp '66-72, staff '75-76)

Harry C. Calcutt III
Chairman, Northwestern Bank
Traverse City, MI

Ralph J. Cerny
President (Retired) of Munson Medical Center
Traverse City, MI

Lawrence W. Clarkson
President (Retired), Boeing Enterprises
Seattle, WA
(Arts Camp '55-56)

Don V. Cogman
Chairman, CC Investments, LLC
Scottsdale, AZ

Thomas H. Corson
(Former) Chairman of the Board, Coachmen Industries, Inc.
Elkhart, IN

Carl M. DeFaria
Vice President (Retired), Federal Paper Board Company
Chicago, IL and Maple City, MI

John E. McGarry
Managing Director, Goldman Sachs (Retired)
Seattle, WA
(Arts Academy '81-84, staff '84)

Alan E. Schwartz
Attorney at law and Partner; Honigman, Miller, Schwartz and Cohn
Detroit, MI

Isabel F. Smith
President, Isabel Francis Smith, Ltd.
Farmington Hills, MI
(All-State '50, Arts Camp '51-52, Faculty/staff '76)

Van P. Smith
Executive Manager, Sherry Laboratories
Muncie, IN

James L. Tolley
President, James L. Tolley Company
Sarasota, FL

Steve E. Upton
President, Frederick S. Upton Foundation
Benton Harbor, MI

Gary C. Valade
Executive Vice President (Retired)
Chrysler Corporation
Auburn Hills, Michigan

Trustees Emeriti

Dean Anderson
Deputy Director (retired), Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Washington, D.C.
(Arts Camp '63, '65, Faculty/staff '66, '68-69)

John C. Canepa
Consulting Principal, Crowe Chizek
Grand Rapids, MI

Nancy Bankoff Chalifour
Arts Consultant
Los Angeles, CA
(Arts Camp '63-64,'68-69, Arts Academy '70-72, Faculty/staff '73) 

Bruce Coppock
President and Manager Director (former), Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Mendota Heights, MN
(Arts Camp '66-68)

Sandra A. Drew
Community Leader and Music Teacher (retired)
Suttons Bay, MI
(Arts Camp '55)

Michael C. Dermody
President and CEO, Dermody Properties
Reno, NV

Janet S. Eilber
Artistic Director, Martha Graham Center
New York City, NY
(Arts Camp '62-64, '66-68, Arts Academy '64-69, Faculty/staff '70, '72)

Kenneth C. Fischer
President, University Musical Society, University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
(Arts Camp '55, '57-58, '60-62, Faculty/Staff '66)

Beverly Patterson Frier
Community Leader
Naperville, IL

Sheldon Goodman
Investment Executive, North Star Investment Services
Chicago, IL

T. Michael Jackson
Dow Corning Corporation (retired)
Traverse City, MI

John Kane
President, Applied Technology Consulting
Las Vegas, NV
(Arts Academy '74-76)

Damon J. Keith
Judge, US Court of Appeals For the Sixth Circuit
Detroit, MI

Charles L. Kelly
Dentist (retired)
Traverse City, MI
(All-State '43-46)

George R. Kempton
Chairman and CEO (retired), Kysor Industrial Corporation
Traverse City, MI

James Gary May
President, Hopewell Land Partners, Ltd.
Winter Haven, FL

Joel McNeely
Film/Television Composer and Conductor
Los Angeles, CA
(Arts Academy '74-77, staff '76)

Nancy J. Meek
Community Leader
Frankfort, MI

Julie Quinn, MD
Community Leader
Traverse City, MI

John H. Peterson
Vice President, Public Finance, William Blair & Company (retired)
Chicago, IL
(Arts Camp '60-61)

Robert H. Radock
Senior Event Manager, Disney Youth Programs (retired), Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
Lake Buena Vista, FL
(Arts Camp '65-67, Arts Academy '68-69, Faculty/staff '75-78)

David Rhind
Chicago, IL
(Arts Camp '78-79)

Judith Dow Towsley Rumelhart
Vice President, Harry A. and Margaret D. Towsley Foundation
Ann Arbor, MI
(Arts Camp '50-52)

Judith B. Schlabach
Community Leader
Leland, MI
(All State '55, '56, Arts Camp staff '57)

Sumit Sengupta
Managing Director, BMO Capital Markets
Evanston, IL
(All State '77-80, staff ’82-84)

Louis A. Smith
Attorney at Law, Smith & Johnson
Traverse City, MI

James P. Spica
Attorney at Law, Dickinson Wright PLLC
Troy, MI
(Arts Camp '72-74, Arts Academy '74-75)

Ronald F. Stowe
Vice President, Government Relations (retired), Eli Lilly and Company
Washington, D.C.
(Arts Camp '55-62, Arts Academy '62-63, Faculty/staff '64, '66)

Katherine E. White
Professor of Law, Wayne State University Law School
Ann Arbor, MI
(All State '79-80)

Karen Wolff
Dean, School of Music (Retired), University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Shirley Young
Shirley Young Associates
New York, NY

Former Trustees

Robert M. Bass
First City Bank Tower
Fort Worth, TX

Paul C. Boylan
(Former) Dean, School of Music, University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Lawrence D. Bryan
(Former) President, MacMurray College
Martinsville, IN

Rebecca-Sen Chan
Los Altos Hills, CA
(Arts Camp '71)

Richard F. Chormann
Chairman, President and CEO (Retired), First of America Bank Corporation
Empire, MI

Peter C. Erskine
Founder and Owner, Fuzzy Music LLC
Director of Drumset Studies, USC
Santa Monica, CA
(Arts Academy '68-71, Inst Jazz Studies '10)

Sheldon Goodman
Investment Executive, North Star Investment Services
Chicago, IL

Karla J. Herbold
President, Catalyst Communications
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
(Arts Camp '58, Arts Camp staff '87-89)

Sarah S. Lutman
Principal, Lutman & Associates
St. Paul, MN
(Arts Camp '69)

William G. Milliken
(Former) Governor, State of Michigan
Traverse City, MI

Myrl Nofziger
President, Hoogenboom-Nofziger Corp.
Goshen, IN

William F. Pickard
Chairman/CEO, Regal Plastics
Roseville, MI

Anthony C. Ruda
Sr. VP Investments, Wunderlich Securities
Plymouth, MI

Harold T. Shapiro
President Emeritus, Woodrow Wilson School of Public & International Affairs, Princeton University
Princeton, NJ

William P. Vititoe
(Former) President, Michigan Bell Telephone
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
Honorary Trustee

Elliot Weissbluth
CEO, HighTower
Chicago, IL
(Arts Camp '79-81)

Ex-Officio Trustees

David P. Min
Vice President of Business Innovation, The Walt Disney Company
Menlo Park, CA
(Arts Camp, '79-80)

Jeffrey S. Kimpton
President, Interlochen Center for the Arts
Interlochen, MI