Board of Trustees

United Methodist Retirement Communities is grateful to the following volunteers for their dedication, commitment, hard work and stewardship as members of the UMRC Board of Trustees and UMRC Foundation Board of Directors:

UMRC Board of Trustees UMRC Foundation Board Members

UMRC Board of Trustees

  • Jane Banaszak-Holl
    Associate Professor and Dean of Academic Affairs, School of Health, University of Michigan
  • Dr. John Boyse
    Retired – Manager, Computer Science, General Motors Research Laboratories
  • Peg Bravo
    Vice President Operations, Power Wellness Management
  • Richard F. Brown
    R Brown Consultants, LLC and R & K Property Management, LLC
  • Retired – Chrysler Corporation
  • Dr. Christine Cigolle
    Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan
  • Colleen Dolan-Greene
    Retired – Human Resources Executive
  • Michael Fritz
    Retired – Director, Office of Technology Management, University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign
  • Retired – President and CEO, Carle Foundation
  • Retired – President and CEO, Harper/Grace Hospitals
  • Kathleen Griffiths
    Retired – CEO, St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital
  • Rev. Elizabeth Hill
    District Superintendent, Blue Water District of The Detroit Conference of The United Methodist Church
  • Dr. Matthew Hook
    Pastor, Dexter United Methodist Church
  • H. Russell Ives
    President, Rose Pest Solutions
  • Sheryl Laughren
    Partner and Director, Berry Moorman PC
  • Richard Lundy
    Retired – Founder, President, CEO of Control-O-Mation, Inc. (Com, Inc.)
  • John Nixon III
    Retired Wealth Management Advisor
  • Edward Southworth
    Vice President Long-Term Care, CARELINC Medical Equipment and Supplies
  • John Thorhauer
    President/CEO, UMRC
  • Sandra Wisnewski
    Legal Services Director, Elder Law of Michigan

UMRC Foundation Board Members

  • Marianne B. Conner
    Owner, M.B. Conner, CPA, P.C.
  • Rev. Dr. Joe Conte
    Retired UMC Pastor
  • Gwen Dunlap
    Founder, Aim High School
  • Steve Fetyko
    Treasurer, CFO, UMRC
  • Lisa Herrick
    Attorney, Lisa Herrick Parker Law
  • Margaret Leary
    Librarian Emerita, U-M Law Library
  • Tom McMullen
    Retired, McMullen Properties
  • John Nixon III
    Retired Wealth Management Advisor
  • Mark Ouimet
    Retired, Michigan House of Representatives
  • Henry L. Paulson, MD
    Professor of Neurology, University of Michigan
    Director, Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center (MADC)
  • Edward Southworth
    Vice President Long-Term Care, CARELINC Medical Equipment and Supplies
  • John Thorhauer
    President/CEO, UMRC
  • Wendy Brightman
    President, UMRC Foundation