2020 Board of Directors

As a nonprofit organization, Boys & Girls Clubs of Lansing are governed by a volunteer board of community leaders. The following individuals are contributing their passions, expertise, time and personal support as members of our 2020 Board of Directors.




Chairperson – Kurt Hanus
Mercantile Bank

1st Vice Chairperson – Dennis Blue
Jackson National Life Insurance

2nd Vice Chairperson – Joe Arnold
Clean Team USA

Treasurer – Karol Kvorka
Jackson National Life Insurance

Secretary – Laurie Schwartz
Mason School District


Karen Beekman*
Community Volunteer

Alando Chappell 

Jack Davis*
Loomis, Ewert, Parsley, Davis & Gotting, PC

Michael DeMartelaere
Comerica Bank

Amanda Dumond
Toyoda Gosei

Jill Kacel*
Sutton Advisors

Richard Kerbawy*
Wilson, Lett & Kerbawy, PC

Timothy McCarthy
US Alloys

Kelley Peatross, Ph.D.
Consumers Energy

Joshua Richardson*
Jackson National Life Insurance

Dr. John Sauchak
Mid-Michigan Orthopaedic Institute

Madeline Shanahan
Retired Principal – Lansing School District

Emily Wahls

*Past Chairperson