Michigan Dyslexia Institute
Board of Directors / Advisory Board

Officers
Chair
Renae Wallace (9/30/14)
Kingsley, MI
RS Wallace Electric
Owner
First Vice Chair / Secretary
Ronald H. Simon (9/30/14)
DeWitt, MI
Auto-Owners Insurance Company
Retired Chairman & CEO
 
Immediate Past Chair
Suzanne M. Haynes, MS (9/30/12)
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Psychotherapist
Treasurer
Laurie L. Solotorow (9/30/15)
Birmingham, MI
Consultant
 

Board Members
Martin Alwardt (9/30/16)
Lansing, MI
Director of Special Education
Lansing School District
Thomas J. Farrell (9/30/18)
Pittsburgh, PA
Regional Representative - Remax
 
Kellie Dean (9/30/18)
Lansing, MI
President
Dean Transportation Services
Pamela L. Gnodtke (9/30/18)
Charlevoix, MI
Retired, State of Michigan
 
Chris Holman (9/30/18)
Lansing, MI
Publisher
Greater Lansing Business Monthly
Doyle A. Hayes (9/30/18)
Grand Rapids, MI
President
dhayesGroup
 
Barbara Lezotte (9/30/18)
Okemos, MI
Lezotte Miller Public Relations
Greg A. Mays (9/30/14)
Detroit, MI
Director, Key Accounts
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
 

MDI Advisory Board
Thomas M. Anderson
Lansing, MI
Attorney at Law
The Law Offices of Thomas M. Anderson, P.C.
Dr. Paul Bruer
St. Clair, MI
Physician
 
Melanie Foster
East Lansing, MI
Businesswoman
Trustee: Michigan State University
Karin Flint
Williamsburg, MI
Owner
Flintfields Horse Park, LLC
 
Robert L. Hood, JD, CPA
Okemos, MI
Attorney at Law
Fixel Law Offices, PLLC
Keith Pionk
New Baltimore, MI
Real Estate Investment
 
Kathleen Mary Schmaltz
Jackson, MI
Freelance TV Broadcaster
Chris Thiel
Boyne City, MI
Real Estate Investment
 
Donald F. Wall
Williamston, MI
Business Consultant
 
 

President and CEO
Gary M. Woodbury
Okemos, MI
 



* All Michigan Dyslexia Institute Board Members work in a volunteer capacity.