Honorary Committee

  • Dr. Lourdes Andaya – Detroit Medical Center
  • Joe Balistreri – Coordinator of Music Ministries, Archdiocese of Detroit
  • Jerry Blackstone – Chair, Conducting Department University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance
  • Shauna Ryder Diggs, MD. – University of Michigan Board of Regents
  • Douglass J Diggs – President and CEO, The Diggs Group Heritage, LLC
  • Susan & Clark Durant – Founding Chair, Cornerstone Schools
  • Susan and Chuck Gaidica – Television Personality & Media Expert
  • Leslie and Harry Kemp – Vice President & Divisional Counsel, Lear Corporation
  • Jack Krasula – President, Trust in Us
  • Kathleen and George McCann – President, United Road Services, Inc
  • Michael O’Callaghan – Executive VP & COO, Detroit Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Dominick Pastore – VP Senior Electrical Engineer, Smith Group JJL
  • Teresa Tomeo – Radio Personality & Speaker, Ave Maria Radio
  • Martha Reeves – Motown Artist & Legend
  • Anthony Rugiero, Chairman, Rugiero Promise Foundation
  • Carol and Michael Ritchie – President, Comerica Bank-Michigan
  • Colette and Chris Rizik – CEO, Renaissance Venture Capital Fund
  • Christa and Greg Schwartz – Chairman and Founder, Schwartz & Co
  • Michelle and Bob Schwartz – Vice President, Ave Maria Mutual Funds
  • Nada and Sam Simon – Chairman & CEO, Simon Group Holdings, Atlas Oil
  • Norma and David Stone – Attorney, Bodman LLP
  • Robin Terry, Chairwoman, Board of Trustees, Motown Museum
  • Nicole and Chris Thomas, Founder and Partner, Fontinalis Partners
  • Cristin and Jon Woodsum – Vice President of Systems, Barton Malow

Detroit Steering Committee

  • Joseph Balistreri
  • Sharon Gioia
  • John Hale
  • Msgr. Chuck Kosanke
  • Ned McGrath
  • Isaiah McKinnon
  • Fr. JJ Mech
  • Patricia Montemurri
  • Eileen Newell
  • Michael O’Callaghan