Profiles of individuals who are leading West Michigan organizations.
Spectrum Health COO and executive vice president strives for constant improvement in work and personal life.
For new Spectrum Health System Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President Tina Freese Decker, one of the best perks of the job is “rounding.” Read More
Former high school standout athlete Chris Sain Jr. develops nonprofit sports program for at-risk youth.
When Chris Sain Jr. was a kid growing up in southeast Grand Rapids, sports weren’t just his hobby — they were his way to stay out of a life of crime, or worse, a life cut short. Read More
Managing partner and CEO of Zhang Financial said he has achieved top status as financial planner through hard work, relationships.
After almost three decades living in the United States and running a wealth management practice, Charles Zhang said his treasure isn’t in the millions he’s made — it’s in the people who trust him. Read More
Executive director of the Hispanic chamber aims to apply international experience to open doors for Latino students, businesses.
Via his work in Mexico, Spain and now West Michigan, Guillermo Cisneros has come to understand a key truth: People need help to grow and succeed. Read More
A recovered drug addict and former Mel Trotter resident, Smashburger GM helps men get life back on track.
Tony Johnson often spends his lunch hour at Mel Trotter Ministries interviewing possible job applicants to come work for him at Smashburger, where he is the general manager. Read More