Consultative Panel

  • Photo of Jim Baker

    Jim Baker

     Executive Director, Innovation and Industry Engagement, Michigan Technological University

  • Photo of Dave Bee

    Dave Bee

    Director, West Michigan Regional Planning Commission (WMRPC)

  • Photo of Robin Boyle

    Robin Boyle

    Professor of Urban Planning, Chair of Department of Urban Studies and Planning, Wayne State University

  • Photo of John Egelhaaf

    John Egelhaaf

    Executive Director, Southwest Michigan Planning Commission

  • Photo of Peilei Fan

    Peilei Fan

    Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning; School of Planning, Design, and Construction; Michigan State University

  • Photo of Rita Fields

    Rita Fields

    University of Michigan

  • Photo of Eric Frederick

    Eric Frederick

    State Program Manager, Connect Michigan

  • Photo of Denise Graves

    Denise Graves

    University Relations Director, Michigan Economic Development Corporation

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    Ritchie H. Harrison

    Co-Director, Great Lakes Leadership Academy, Michigan State University Extension

  • Photo of Charles A. Hasemann

    Charles A. Hasemann

    Executive Director, Michigan State University Innovation Center

  • Photo of Kevin A. Johnson

    Kevin A. Johnson

    Planner, Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG)

  • Photo of Jonathan Leinonen

    Jonathan Leinonen

    Instructor and Project Advisor, School of Business and Economics, Michigan Technological University

  • Photo of Rubén Martinez

    Rubén Martinez

    Director, Julian Samora Research Institute

  • Photo of Terence O'Neill

    Terence O'Neill

    Entrepreneurship Librarian, Michigan State University

  • Photo of Michael J. Polzin

    Michael J. Polzin

    Project Manager, Public Policy Associates, Inc.

  • Photo of Barry Randolph

    Barry Randolph

    Board Member, Church of the Messiah Housing Corporation

  • Photo of Eric Shannon

    Eric Shannon

    Innovation & Performance Specialist (Southfield, MI)

  • Photo of Thomas M. Smith

    Thomas M. Smith

    Associate Director of the Institute of Agricultural Technology (IAT)

  • Photo of Arnold Weinfeld

    Arnold Weinfeld

    Director of Urban Policy Initiatives, Michigan State University Outreach and Engagement

  • Photo of Kara Wood

    Kara Wood

    Economic Development Director, City of Grand Rapids