The Board of Directors for MCBA

The first Board of Directors named to the Monroe County Business Alliance are: 

Mr. Gregory Adanin of Ventower Industries

Mr. Darrin Arquette of ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital

Mr. Michael Baker of Michigan Gas Utilities 

Mr. Aric Bennett of The Mannik Smith Group 

Ms. Stephanie Blatt of Consumers Energy 

Ms. Kristine Brenner of the Monroe Community Credit Union 

Mr. H. Douglas Chaffin of the River Raisin National Battlefield Foundation 

Mayor Robert Clark of the City of Monroe 

Mr. Mark Elliott of Eastman & Smith LTD 

Ms. Gretchen Eyler of First Merchants Bank 

Ms. Monique Holliday-Bettie of DTE Energy 

Mr. Michael Jewell of U.A. Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 671 

Mr. Tim Lake of Monroe County Business Alliance

Mr. Drew Lindecker of Creative Promotions 

Mr. Keith Masserant of Mid-American Group 

Dr. Stephen McNew of the Monroe County Intermediate School District 

Mr. Brian Merkle of Merkle Funeral Services 

Mr. Greg Moore, Jr., Monroe County Commissioner 

Mr. Daniel Mussap of Gerdau  

Mr. Thomas Myers of First Merchants Bank 

Mr. Phillip Patel of the Monroe County Convention and Tourism Bureau 

Mr. James Peace of MTS Seating 

Dr. Kojo Quartey of the Monroe County Community College 

Ms. Shelly Taylor of Team Solutions 

Mr. Gregory Thomas of Fluid Equipment Development Company

Mr. Michael Twomley of DTE Energy – Monroe Power Plant 

Mr. Charles West of Grand Mill Funding 

 The following Board Members were appointed as Officers and named to the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors: 

Dr. Stephen McNew was named as Chairperson

Mr. Aric Bennett was elected Vice-Chairperson

Mr. James Peace was elected Secretary

Mr. Gregory Thomas was elected Treasurer

Ms. Kristine Brenner & Ms. Gretchen Elyer were appointed as Non-Officer members of the Executive Committee.