B.P. (Budge) Sherwood III has supported GVSU since its inception and became a Grand Valley University Foundation director in 1981. While serving as Vice Chairman of Old Kent Financial Corp., he was involved in the foundation through several campaigns and projects including the Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences, the Grand Design campaign and The Marilyn and B.P. Sherwood Scholarship Endowment Fund. Back to Foundation Leadership.