Paving the way.

The Board of Trustees is vested with the responsibility of setting broad policies that govern the university and seminary.

Board of Trustees

Steve Hawks (CU'81), Chairman
Senior Vice President
Fifth Third Bank
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Dr. Carole Bos, Vice Chairman
Senior Partner
Bos & Clazier, PLC
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Dr. Don Denyes, Secretary
Senior Pastor
South Church
Lansing, Mich.

Joe Slaughter (CU '69), Treasurer
Chairman (Retired)
Herff Jones, Inc.
Indianapolis, Ind.

Dr. Mark Campbell
Cancer and Hematology Centers
of Western Mich., P.C.
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Steve Cochlan
President and CEO
The Cochlan Group, Inc./
Bank Consulting Group, Inc.
Chicago, Ill.

Lori Cook
Wood TV
Grand Rapids, Mich.


Harvey Gainey
Gainey Realty & Investment Corp.
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Dr. Rick Koole (CU '70)
Senior Pastor
LifePointe Church
Fallbrook Calif.

Drew Martin (CU '05)
Miller Energy Company
Kalamazoo,  Mich.

Dr. Al Meredith (CU '68)
Senior Pastor (Retired)
Wedgwood Baptist Church
Fort Worth, Texas

David Pray (CU '08)
Decker Construction Inc.
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Brian Sikma
Highpoint Real Estate
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Dr. Joseph Stowell
Cornerstone University
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Dr. Larry Thompson
Senior Pastor
First Baptist Church
Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Daniel R. Wielhouwer (CU '68)
Club & Community Corporation
Boca Raton, Fla.

Dr. Lee Zuidema
Kentwood Family Dentistry
Kentwood, Mich.


Trustees Emeriti

Rev. Roy J. Clark
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Rev. Charles Alber (CU '62)
Wyoming, Mich.