Asa J. Lakeman earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in 2002
from Grand Valley State University with a double major in Finance and Management.
As an involved member of the Alumni Association Board of Directors for six years (2005-2011) Asa helped to grow the Alumni Associations week-long service event called Community Outreach Week into a program that involves alumni and their families all over the world. For three years, he also served as the Alumni Association secretary.
Asa is a founding member of GVSUs Young Alumni Council and a regular volunteer for Grand Valley events such as Freshmen Move-In, WGVU pledge drives, the Alumni Golf Outing, GradFest and Homecoming.
Not only does he provide assistance with his time and talents, Asa supports the university financially. He served as an Alumni Champion and is a donor to the new Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons and is a supporter of the Don Lubbers Excellence in Athletics Fund.
His service to the community overflows into his profession. Asa is a financial advisor at VantagePointe Financial Group in Grand Rapids. He lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan with his wife, Jessica and children.