Emeritus Board

The Economic Club of Grand Rapids Past Chairs *

Kathy Crosby
President & CEO
Goodwill Industries/GR
2015-2016
Steve Van Andel
Chairman
Amway
2014-2015
Jim Dunlap
Commercial & Regional Banking Director
Huntington Bank
2013-2014
Blake Krueger
Chairman,CEO & President
Wolverine Worldwide
2012-2013
Mark Murray
President
Meijer
2011-2012
Doug DeVos
President
Amway Corporation
2010-2011
Jerry Tubergen
President & CEO
RDV Corporation
2009-2010
David Van Andel
Chairman & CEO
Van Andel Institute
2008-2009
Juan Olivarez
President
GRCC
2007-2008
Rick Breon
President & CEO
Spectrum Health
2006-2007
Fred Keller
Chairman & CEO
Cascade Engineering
2005-2006
Kathleen Ponitz
Sr. Vice President
Progressive AE
2004-2005
David Custer
President
Custer Office Environments
2003-2004
Dan DeVos
President
DP Fox Ventures
2002-2003
Mike Jandernoa
Chairman
Perrigo
2001-2002

* All positions listed above were at the time of serving as chairperson (2001-2016).

Past Chairs…1984-2000

Peter F. Secchia, 2000-01
Ginny Seyferth, 1999-00
John Bissell, 1998-99
Dana E. Sommers, 1997-98
Patrick M. Quinn, 1996-97
Birgit Klohs, 1995-96
John C. Baab, 1994-95
Earl D. Holton, 1993-94
Dr. Helen Popovich, 1992-93
Robert L. Hooker, 1991-92
Thomas D. Gleason, 1990-91
Chartes G. Conville, 1989-90
Robert H. Beaman, 1988-89
G. Stevens Bernard, 1987-88
Dr. Margaret Voss, 1986-87
Stuart S. Vander Heide, 1985-86
Dr. Marvin G. DeVries, 1984-85