Sandy Garbovan is a Claims Manager in the Service Center for ProAssurance, a medical and professional liability insurance company, and has 15 years experience as a legal administrator with Swiss Re, a multi-national reinsurance company. Sandy earned her master’s in Business Administration, as well as a Human Resources Management Graduate Certificate from Madonna University. She has two years experience serving as the Board Secretary for Creative Montessori Academy. For the last three years, Sandy has served as Secretary for the D’Frost Run, an annual motorcycle ride benefiting Penrickton Center for the Blind. Through Sandy’s work experience and community involvement, she has gained strong communication, organization and event planning skills. Sandy enjoys going to the theater and traveling.
Glenn Hutton served as the Vice President at St. Benedicts School and retired in 2004. Previous to working at St. Benedicts Glenn worked for General Motors Corporation as an Engineer and Supervisor. Glenn is a member of USA Honor Society, Management Improvement Team, as well as an Ambassador at General Motors Corporation. Glenn is passionate about health and education and is an active community member with the American Heart Association and the American Alliance for Health/PE. Glenn enjoys sharing his passion for health and wellness with the youth in his community where he coaches a local high school basketball team. Through his work experience and community involvement, Glenn has developed exceptional communication skills and has gained strong expertise in team building and project management.
John Marks holds a master’s in Social Work and is a retiree from First Community Baptist Church. He worked in the Substance Abuse Prevention-Training Program at the Church. John has served on the Board of Directors for the American Red Cross as well as the Council of Baptist Pastors with St. Johns Hospital and has received honors from the State of Michigan for his work in Wayne County and the city of Detroit. John has a passion for children, education and working within the community to offer a better education for our families.
Samuel Bullock is a retired Pastor from Bethany Baptist Church located in Detroit. He is an active member of the community with past board experience serving as a member of The American Red Cross, Southeast Michigan Chapter. Some skills Samuel brings to MMA’s Board of Directors include education, PR, and Marketing.
Emmitt Jones is a community leader who is active in providing better opportunities and positive character choices for youth. He owns Kath Khemical & Maintenance, Inc. and serves as a role model for entrepreneurship in the African American community. He is highly analytical and asks penetrating questions to ensure all children gain access to opportunity.
Shana Giles – Trustee