Leadership

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The D3 Leadership Council brings together leading representatives in higher education, business, government, philanthropy and the nonprofit sector.

The Council is responsible for:

  • Forwarding the strategic communication on the economic importance of higher education
  • Setting benchmarks in pursuit of the 60 percent postsecondary goal and conducting analysis of pipeline development data
  • Overseeing the working groups in developing best practice strategies and policies to encourage higher education attainment

Leadership Council Co-Chairs

Daniel Little
Co-Chair of the Council
Chancellor
University of Michigan – Dearborn

Richard Rassel
Co-Chair of the Council
Chairman and Director, Global Relations
Butzel Long

Leadership Council

Tonya Allen
CEO and President
The Skillman Foundation

Diane Antishin
Vice President, Human Resources
DTE Energy

Dr. Wanda Cook-Robinson
Superintendent
Oakland Schools

Dr. Michael DeVault
Superintendent
Macomb Intermediate School District

Mr. Jeff Donofrio
Executive Director
Mayor’s Workforce Development Board City of Detroit

Mr. Paul Glantz
President and CEO
Emagine Entertainment Inc.

Mr. Louis Glazer
President
Michigan Future Inc.

Dr. Herman Gray
President and CEO
United Way for Southeast Michigan

Mr. Greg Handel
Vice President, Education and Talent
Detroit Regional Chamber

Dr. Daniel Hurley
CEO
Michigan Association of State Universities

Dr. Curtis Ivery
Chancellor
Wayne County Community College   District

Ms. Gilda Jacobs
CEO
Michigan League for Public Policy

Dr. Conway Jeffress
President
Schoolcraft College

Ms. Brandy Johnson
Executive Director
Michigan College Access Network

Ms. Kelly Kozloski
Chief Operating Officer
Downtown Detroit Partnership

Mr. Jason Lee
CEO
Focus: HOPE

Dr. James Lentini
Provost 
Oakland University

Dr. Randy Liepa
Superintendent 
Wayne RESA

Mr. William Moses
Managing Director, Education 
Kresge Foundation

Dr. Virinder Moudgil
President and CEO
Lawrence Technological University

Dr. Erica Orians
Executive Director, Michigan Center for Student Success
Michigan Community College Association

Mr. Peter Provenzano
Interim Chancellor
Oakland Community College

Mr. Douglas Ross
Former President
New Urban Learning

Dr. Jim Sawyer
President
Macomb Community College

Mr. Mike Schmidt
Director of Education & Community Development
Ford Motor Company

Mr. Errol Service
Managing Director
E.C.S. Partnership, McDonalds BBD

Dr. James Smith
President
Eastern Michigan University

Mr. Dan Varner
CEO
Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit

Dr. Nikolai Vitti
Superintendent
Detroit Public Schools Community District

Dr. Keith Whitfield
Provost
Wayne State University

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