Interior Impact

Foundation Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The Macomb Community College Foundation Board of Directors shall consist of four (4) Permanent Directors with full voting rights, and up to twenty-four (24) Community Directors with limited voting rights.  Community Directors shall: (a) maintain knowledge of the mission, programs, resources, and needs of the Foundation and the College; (b) advise the board regarding fundraising strategy, tactics, opportunities, sources, contacts, goals, objectives, events or other fundraising matters; (c) actively participate in the Foundation’s fundraising programs, activities and events; (d) provide significant  financial support  for the foundation directly or indirectly through  the identification, cultivation, solicitation and closing of donors as requested; (e) maintain confidentiality of donor information; (f) serve as an effective  spokesperson in the community; (g) annually provide the board with a self-assessment covering objectives achieved during the course of the year, and (h) serve as a representative of the board at college and community events.

Foundation Permanent Directors

James O. Sawyer

James O. Sawyer, Ed.D., Chairperson

President,
Macomb Community College
Katherine Lorenzo

Katherine Lorenzo, Vice Chairperson

Chairperson, Board of Trustees
Macomb Community College
Elizabeth Argiri

Elizabeth Argiri, Treasurer

Executive Vice President, Business
Macomb Community College
Kevin Chandler

Kevin Chandler, Secretary

Vice President, College Advancement & Community Relations
Macomb Community College

Foundation Community Directors

Wendy Batiste-Johnson

Wendy Batiste-Johnson

Community Leader
Mary Bednar

Mary Bednar

Director of Public Services,
Charter Township of Clinton
Matthew Casey

Matthew Casey

Partner,
Warner Norcross & Judd
Katherine Grenda

Katherine Grenda

Former Dean Arts & Sciences,
Macomb Community College
Lesley Lambright

Lesley Lambright

Professor Emeritus,
Macomb Community College
Eugene Lovell

Eugene Lovell

Chairman, First State Bank Board of Directors,
First State Bank
Dr. Donald Ritzenhein

Dr. Donald Ritzenhein

Adjunct Faculty,
Wayne State University

Provost,
Macomb Community College

Barbara Rossmann

Barbara Rossmann

President & CEO,
Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals
Gary Schafer

Gary Schafer

Community Leader
Marlene Schafer

Marlene Schafer

Community Leader
Maria Silamianos Sherman

Maria Silamianos Sherman

Executive VP of Business Development & Community Outreach,
Trion
Dr. Jim Varty

Dr. Jim Varty

Retired, Dean of Students,
Macomb Community College

Location and Contact Information

Mailing Address
MCC Foundation
14500 E. 12 Mile Rd., CS-221
Warren, MI  48088-3896

Phone: 586.445.7302
Email: foundation@macomb.edu

Office Location
16000 Hall Road, Suite 2C
Clinton Township, MI 48038

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