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Chamber Board Members and Gold Member Executives Among Crain’s ‘100 Most Influential Women in Michigan’

The Detroit Regional Chamber congratulates the 29 executives from gold member companies and seven members of the Chamber Board of Directors for being named as the 100 Most Influential Women in Michigan. Crain’s Detroit Business recognized these women for managing budget and civic initiatives, while leading in business, academia, non-profits and public policy.

Members of the Chamber Board of Directors:

  • Carolyn Cassin, President and CEO, Michigan Women’s Foundation
  • Kouhaila Hammer, President and CEO, Ghafari Associates
  • Tricia Keith, Executive Vice President, Chief of Staff and Corporate Secretary, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Jean Meyer, President and CEO, St. John Providence Health System
  • Heather Paquette, Michigan Managing Partner, KPMG LLP
  • Andra Rush, Founder, Chairman, President and CEO, Rush Group
  • Nancy Schlichting, CEO, Henry Ford Health System

Gold member executives:

  • Christine Barman, Head of Electronics Engineering, FCA North America
  • Mary Barra, Chairman and CEO, General Motors Co.
  • Stacie Behler, Group Vice President, Public Affairs and Communications, Meijer Inc.
  • Birgit Behrendt, Vice President, Global Programs and Purchasing Operations, Ford Motor Co.
  • Alicia Boler-Davis, Senior Vice President, Global Connected Customer Experience, General Motors Co.
  • Cathy Clegg, Vice President, North America Manufacturing and Labor Relations, General Motors Co.
  • Colleen Haley, Senior Executive Vice President, Global Ford Business Unit, Yazaki North America Inc.
  • Jeneanne Hanley, Global Vice President, Trim and Craftsmanship, Lear Corp.
  • Jayne Homco, President, Kroger Co. of Michigan
  • Donna Inch, Chairman and CEO, Ford Land
  • Janet Kelley, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Meijer Inc.
  • Marcy Klevorn, Vice President and CIO, Ford Motor Co.
  • Marjorie Loeb, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, FCA US LLC
  • Lisa Lunsford, CEO, Co-Founder and Majority Owner, Global Strategic Supply Solutions (GS3)
  • Jean Meyer, President and CEO, St. John Providence Health System
  • Faye Alexander Nelson, Vice President, DTE Energy Co.
  • Heather Paquette, Michigan Managing Partner, KPMG LLP
  • Linda Paullin-Hebden, Executive Partner, Southfield Office, Warner Norcross & Judd
  • Lisa Payne, Chairman of the Board, Soave Enterprises
  • Gretchen Perkins, Partner, Huron Capital
  • Sandra Pierce, Vice Chairman, FirstMerit Corp.
  • Michelle Puskota, Regional Vice President, Business Services, Heartland Region, Comcast Corp.
  • Patti Poppe, President and CEO-elect, CMS Energy and Consumers Energy
  • Suzanne Shank, Chairman and CEO, Siebert Brandford Shank & Co. LLC
  • Rebekah Smith, President and CEO, Lake Huron Medical Center
  • Renee Tabben, Market President, Grand Rapids, Bank of America Corp.
  • Carolyn Wilson, COO, Beaumont Health

View the full list of Crain’s Detroit Business 100 Most Influential Women here.