Paving the way.

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

Steve Hawks

Steve Hawks (CU'81), Chairman

Senior Vice President
Fifth Third Bank
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Carol Bos

Dr. Carole Bos, Vice Chairman

Senior Partner
Bos & Clazier, PLC
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Don Denyes

Dr. Don Denyes, Secretary

Senior Pastor
South Church
Lansing, Mich.

Joe Slaughter

Joe Slaughter (CU '69), Treasurer

Chairman (Retired)
Herff Jones, Inc.
Indianapolis, Ind.

Mark Cambell

Dr. Mark Campbell

President
Cancer and Hematology Centers of Western Mich., P.C.
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Steve Cochlan

Steve Cochlan

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

Lori Cook

Lori Cook

"Maranda"
Wood TV
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Jennie Dimkoff

Jennie Afman Dimkoff

President
Storyline Ministries Inc.
Fremont, Mich.

Harvey Gainey

Harvey Gainey

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

Rick Koole

Dr. Rick Koole (CU '70)

Senior Pastor
First Baptist Church of Fallbrooke
Temecula, Calif.

Drew Martin (CU '05)

Miller Energy Company
Kalamazoo,  Mich.

Al Meredith

Dr. Al Meredith (CU '68)

Senior Pastor
Wedgwood Baptist Church
Fort Worth, Texas

David Pray

David Pray (CU '08)

President/CEO
Decker Construction Inc.
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Brian Sikma

Brian Sikma

President
Highpoint Real Estate
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Joe Stowell

Dr. Joseph Stowell

President
Cornerstone University
Grand Rapids, Mich.

Larry Thompson

Dr. Larry Thompson

Senior Pastor
First Baptist Church
Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Dan Wielhouwer

Daniel R. Wielhouwer (CU '68)

President/CEO
Club & Community Corporation
Boca Raton, Fla.

Lee Zuidema

Dr. Lee Zuidema

Kentwood Family Dentistry
Kentwood, Mich.

Honorary Trustees

  • Rev. Charles Alber (CU '62) | Wyoming, Mich.
  • Rev. Roy J. Clark | Grand Rapids, Mich.