Detroit Founders

In 2016, a group of people in the greater Detroit area came together to form the Detroit Chapter of the Private Directors Association. This included business leaders, board members and professionals all interested in creating an organization that is focused on the advancement and development of Private Company Boards of Directors and Advisors. Those Founders are listed below.

NAME

TITLE

COMPANY NAME

Chris  Anderson

Founder & President

The CJ Anderson Company

Roger John Bassett

Roger Bassett

Roger Bassett

Paul J. Bernhard

Consultant

Dorchester Consulting Inc.

Richard C Bruder

Attorney

Kemp Klein Law Firm

Kathleen M Burgess

President & CEO

KMB Advisors

Brent L Cousino

CEO

Browning Cousineau Corp.

Richard D DiBartolomeo

Partner

B2B CFO

David William Drews

Founder & CEO

Justus Equity

Scott  Eisenberg

Partner & Co-Founder

Amherst Partners

Peter Richard Frise

Professor

University of Windsor

Marita S Grobbel

CEO

MSG Advisory Services

John Daniel Hurley

Chair

Vistage Michigan

Adam Kaplan

Executive Search Consultant

Kaplan Executive Search

Chuck Little

President & COO

INOAC USA. Inc.

Jim Marsh

President

WFT Investments Ltd.

Michael E Martini

President

Bridgestone Americas

Brian G. McGinnity

CFO

Hirotec America

Michael Mueller

Corporate Director

MJM Advisory Inc

Linda Paullin-Hebden

Partner

Warner Norcross & Judd, LLP

Joseph Pawluszka

Managing Director

Patina Solutions

Helga Elizabeth Reidel

President & CEO

EnWin Utilities Ltd.

Diane Reko

President & CEO

Reko International Group Inc.

David Michael Roden

Managing Director

Fifth Third Bank

Kimberly Rodriguez

President

SCRMVISION

Diana Saba

President

D. Saba & Associates

Darrin Schultz

Partner

KPMG LLP

Doug Smith

President

D M Smith Associates

Roy Verstraete

Executive Consultant

Executive Consulting RMV