Michigan Women's Foundation


The MWF Board of Trustees provides a wide range of expertise, support and networks in service to the Foundation's mission and constituents. Their cultural, career, geographic and experiential diversity serve MWF's role as a statewide organization well.


Chair: Pamela Enslen, J. D., Kalamazoo, Warner Norcross & Judd, LLP

Vice Chair: Katherine Huetter Martini, Milford, Convergent Connections, L.L.C.

Treasurer: Ina Fernandez, Dearborn Heights, Fern Capital

Secretary: Pam Hankins, Detroit, Comerica Wealth Management

President and CEO: Carolyn Cassin, Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan Women's Foundation



Joan Budden, Grand Rapids, Immediate Past Chair, Priority Health
Jocelyn K. Allen, Farmington, The Allen Lewis Agency LLC
Denise Christy, Troy, ISelect
Honorable Maura D. Corrigan, Grosse Pointe Park
Alexis Dishman, Detroit, IFF
Lauren Eisbrenner, Royal Oak, Eisbrenner Public Relations
Elizabeth Joy Fossel, Grand Rapids, Varnum LLP
Lisa Gustafson, Grand Rapids, Consumers Energy
Carol L J Hustoles, Ph.D., Portage, Western Michigan University
Stephanie Naito, Grand Rapids, Meijer
Karen Nicklin, Detroit, GM Foundation
Terry Merritt, Novi, Walbridge
Marge Byington Potter, Grand Rapids, Detroit River Tunnel Partnership
Michelle Rabideau, East Grand Rapids, Saint Mary's Health Care
Kelly Rossman-McKinney, Lansing, Truscott Rossman
Jacqueline D. Taylor, Ph.D., Grand Rapids, Pondera Advisors
Karen Patricia Williams, Ph.D, East Lansing, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine
Kirsten Wood, Berkley, State Farm Insurance