ARTICLES

Chris Willis consults on 'return on people'

November 18, 2014
Chris Willis is calling for a revolution in human capital, and she’s actively leading the charge to change the way large corporations measure and value their people. Read More

Bridget Clark Whitney fights childhood hunger

November 18, 2014
From intern to executive director, Bridget Clark Whitney has guided the development and growth of Kids’ Food Basket through its inception to the powerful community-driven organization it is today. Read More

Doreen Bolhuis coaches action

November 4, 2014
As a female entrepreneur and an advocate for diversity and women in leadership, Doreen Bolhuis has built and grown Gymco over the past 33 years, while becoming a visionary leader for the community. Read More

Birgit Klohs develops region

November 4, 2014
Simply stated, few other women in West Michigan have done more to impact the long-term economic growth of the region than Birgit Klohs. Read More

Bonnie Nawara grows women-owned businesses

October 21, 2014
Bonnie Nawara readily concedes she has been given an incredible opportunity to develop and expand the entrepreneurial resources available for women-owned businesses — one that dovetails nicely with her skill set and community connections, setting her up to have a direct impact on the economic vitality of the Grand Rapids community. Read More

Linda Vos-Graham oversees glass growth

October 21, 2014
During eight of the past 10 years, Vos Glass has earned awards of excellence for its many technical and high-profile commercial glazing projects, while growing its retail business under the leadership of Linda Vos-Graham. Read More

Stacie Behler delivers the message

October 7, 2014
A former lawyer, Stacie Behler often finds herself at the forefront of policy and community development in West Michigan as a result of her varied leadership roles. Read More

Rosalynn Bliss represents Grand Rapids

October 7, 2014
Now serving her third term as Grand Rapids’ 2nd Ward city commissioner, Rosalynn Bliss has been actively engaged in projects she believes are important to the community. Read More

Julie Bulson preaches emergency preparedness

September 23, 2014
At Spectrum Health, Julie Bulson brings a host of insights and leadership governance gathered during her 30 years in health care, 20 of which are in emergency preparedness. Read More

Mary Bonnema leads law firm

September 23, 2014
As one of the first female managing shareholders of a West Michigan law firm, Mary Bonnema is a trailblazer. Read More