Ryan Sullivan

Ryan Sullivan

Ryan is a partner and managing director at Rehmann. Following graduation from Michigan State’s Eli Broad undergraduate business school, he began his career as a personal financial advisor. Shortly there-after, Ryan joined Rehmann and was part of the team charged with...
Michele P. Howard

Michele P. Howard

Board member Michele P. Howard is the Director of the Traverse Area District Library (TADL) system. Howard first joined TADL in 2018 as a Reference Librarian and was promoted to Adult Services Coordinator. Howard was chosen to serve as the Director by the TADL Board...
Lisa Thauvette

Lisa Thauvette

Lisa Thauvette is an education consultant and improviser who works with teachers, innovators, and leaders on fostering human potential, with the ultimate aim of advancing peace and harmony in micro societies, always with the macro in mind. Her industry experience...
Doug Stanton

Doug Stanton

Doug Stanton is the author of the New York Times best-sellers In Harm’s Way and Horse Soldiers. His writing has appeared in Esquire, The New York Times, TIME, the Washington Post, and other national publications where he has been a contributing editor. In Harm’s Way...
Ben Whiting

Ben Whiting

Ben Whiting runs his own consulting firm employing magic and entertainment as tools to teach and inspire corporations, non-profit organizations, and educational institutions around the globe. He lives in Traverse City, Michigan with his wife Erin and his dog Scooter....
Grant Parsons

Grant Parsons

Grant Parsons is a civil rights trial attorney and an activist against the abuses of government and big business. He’s represented prisoners, civic activists, and private citizens in reported cases like Boltres v Meijer Corp., Beck v Haik, and Smith v Anonymous Joint...