Jackson College Foundation Board of Directors

Responsibilities of the Board of Directors

To promote the mission of the Jackson College Foundation, and to advance the objectives of the Foundation in the greater Jackson communities, primarily through communication and financial support.

Qualifications

  • High level of commitment to higher education at the community college level.
  • Attendance and active participation at four quarterly meetings each year, held on the third Tuesday of January, April, July and October.
  • Substantial involvement in a standing committee assignment: Development, Grant/Scholarship, Finance, and/or Membership.
  • Desire to serve as a viable voice of the Foundation to support the mission, vision and purpose of the College throughout the Jackson, Hillsdale and Lenawee counties.

Karen Hawley
Chairwoman
Owner, JTV

George Page

George Page
Vice Chair
Page Engineering

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Jason H. Valente
President
President, Jackson College Foundation

Jason R. Covalle
Treasurer
President, Covalle Group Architects, PLLC

Darrell Norris

Darrell Norris
Assistant Treasurer
CFO, Jackson College

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Martha J. Petry
Secretary
Faculty Member, Jackson College (retired)

Tony Barker
Director

Director, JCF Board
Vice President Commercial Banking, County National Bank

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John M. Crist
Director
President, CP Federal Credit Union (retired)

Donna L. Lake
Director
Jackson Schools (retired)

Sara Main

Sara L. Main
Director
Jackson College Associate Professor,
Foundation Studies Department Chair

Sheila Patterson

Sheila A. Patterson
Director
Consumers Energy

Dr. Daniel J. Phelan
Director
President, Jackson College

Dale Robert
Director
Insurance Agent, State Farm Insurance

Valerie L. Schuette
Director
Chief Operating Officer, True Community Credit Union

Christopher A. Simpson
Director
Jackson County Undersheriff

Orlando L. Willis-Hampton ’20
Director
Marketing Intern, Richmond Agency

Philip M. Moilanen
Legal Counsel
Of Counsel, Marcoux, Allen, Schomer, Bower, Nichols, Kendall & Lindsey, P.C.

Leland K. Bassett
Director Emeritus
Chairman & CEO, Bassett & Bassett, Incorporated

Lawrence L. Bullen
Director Emeritus
Of Counsel, Marcoux, Allen, Schomer, Bower, Nichols, Kendall & Lindsey, P.C.

Frank C. Dick
Director Emeritus
Chairman, Gleaner Life Insurance (retired)

Richard N. Dodge
Director Emeritus
Faculty Member, Jackson College (retired)

Rick S. Martoia
Director Emeritus
President, Alro Industrial Supply Co.

Dr. George E. Potter
Director Emeritus
Attorney
Math Faculty, Jackson College (retired)

Zoe M. Wilcox
Director Emeritus
Consumers Energy (retired)