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Steering Committee 2016

CHAIR   Richard Thomas, II (Conference Day Chair and Sponsorship), DTE Energy
CO-CHAIR  Sonya C. Thomas, Ph.D. (Conference Day Chair), DTE Energy Retired

Lauren Allen (American Red Cross)
Ethel Burwell (Leadership Committee)
Cheryl Deep (Media & Fund-raising), 313-664-2607, cheryldeep@wayne.edu
Stuart Dow (School Recruitment)
Karen Gaskill (Co-Ette Hostesses), Co-Ette Club of Detroit
Karen Gay (Co-Ette Hostesses), Co-Ette Club of Detroit
Drew Mackay, Head of Upper School, University Liggett School
Brad Grava (Facilitator Recruitment), Vice President, Pros Environmental Services
Austrine Hambrick (School Registration Table)
Demericha Hobson (Facilitator Training), Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Alma Koprencka (Student Facilitators), Arab Comm. Center for Economic and Soc. Services (ACCESS)
Teresa Lloyd (Smart Table), Grosse Pointe College Consulting
Roslyn McClendon
Scott Millington (Faciitator Training) American Red Cross
Wendy Montowski (Facilitator Recruitment), Pros Environmental Services
Karl Palmgren, Head of Lower School, University Liggett School
Crystal Powell, Ph.D. (Chair, Smart Table; Service Project), CEO, Co-Ette Club of Detroit
Rochelle Ricks, Michigan Dept. of Civil Rights
Dianne Bostic Robinson (Leadership Committee & Strategy), Pres. Dianne Bostic Robinson & Associates
Trudy Shiemke, (Education Workshop)
Barbara K. Smith, Ph.D. (DPS School Recruitment), Detroit Public Schools
Chevis Spratt, (Conference Day Rover and Monitor) DTE Retired
Sylvia Thomas, (School Recuirtment), Detroit Public Schools
Cerise Tounsel
Beverly Weathington, LMSW (Facilitator Training), Healthier Urban Families at Merrill Palmer Skilman Institute
Felicia White (Matrix), Michigan Dept. of Civil Rights
Patricia Meade White (Student Registration)
Selina Wilkins-Poe, Program Associate, Detroit Public Schools
Kay Willingham, (Sponsorship), Co-Ette Club of Detroit and Owner, Art in Motion
 
Advisory Committee
John Golaszewski, Michigan Dept. of Civil Rights
Carol Griffin, Michigan Department of Civil Rights
Amyre Makupson. Emcee for Giant Step Conference
Lee Meadows, Ph.D., Walsh College, Professor of Management & Educational Consultant
Gail Parker, Ph.D., Education Counseling
Rick Sperling, Founder and Artistic Director, Mosaic Youth Theater of Detroit