MDI Board of Directors



Ronald H. Simon
Retired Chairman & CEO of
Auto-Owner's Insurance


Thomas J. Farrell
Weichart Real Estate
Affiliates, Inc.


Jac Amerell
Vice President & Controller of
Blue Cross Blue Shield Michigan


Jane Ashby
Associate Professor, Psychology
Central Michigan University

Dr. Benjamin B. Bolger
Consultant at Bolger Strategic

Amanda Casler
Financial Advisor with
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

Marsha Chance
Director of Gifted Programs
Okemos Schools

Kellie Dean
President of Dean
Transportation Systems

Doyle A. Hayes
President of Hayes Group

Barbara Lezotte
President & Senior Counselor at
Lezotte Miller Public Relations

Paul McMullen
EPS Security, Inc.

Mark K. Pradee
IT Governance Program Manager
at Dart Container

MDI Staff


Allan C. Blankenship

Director of Finance

Sue Sehlke

Abrams Teaching Laboratory Director

Susan Medendorp

Detroit Metro Center Director

Cathy Jones

Detroit Metro Administrative Assisstant

Arlene Harry

Flint Rotary Center Director

Katherine Gonser

Northern Michigan Center Director

Anne-Elise Mair

St. Clair Center Director

Dorcas Dunker