Detroit Regional Chamber President and Chief Executive Officer Sandy K. Baruah issued the following statement on the announced departure of M. Roy Wilson – friend of the Chamber, former board member, and regional education leader – from his role as President of Wayne State University.
Congratulations, M. Roy Wilson, on a Decade of Detroit Education LeadershipAugust 2, 2022
On behalf of the Detroit Regional Chamber Board and team, I congratulate M. Roy Wilson on his decade of transformational leadership of Wayne State University. Under his leadership, the quality of education and graduation rates, especially those of persons of color, have improved notably. The Chamber thanks Roy and Jacqueline for their significant impact in Detroit and wish them the very best in their next chapter.
Sandy K. Baruah, President and Chief Executive Officer, Detroit Regional Chamber