Randall (Randy) Damstra, is the senior managing director and head of global private equity for Ottawa Avenue Private Capital, LLC, an affiliate of RDV Corporation, and an active community member. The former Laker football player graduated from Grand Valley State University in 1982 and is a longtime supporter of Grand Valley's intercollegiate athletics program, as well as a generous benefactor of the Alumni House. He currently serves on numerous community boards, including Ada Township, Goodwill Industries of Grand Rapids, Hope College Endowment Board, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Foundation Investment Committee, and is a Trustee of Grand Valley State University's Board of Control. He also served on the campaign committee for the Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences. Randy was recognized by the Grand Valley University Foundation with the Leadership Award, which is presented to emerging leaders who demonstrate an active commitment to public service and educational enrichment, and who have contributed to the quality of life in West Michigan.
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