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Advisory Council

2015-2016 Kutsche Office Advisory Council Members

Gordon Olson, Chair
Peg Padnos, Vice Chair

  • George Bayard, III, Grand Rapids African American Museum and Archives (GRAAMA)
  • Janet Brashler, Grand Valley State University (Anthropology)
  • Matthew Daley, Grand Valley State University (History)
  • Connie Dang, Grand Valley State University (Office of Multicultural Affairs)
  • Lena Del Real, Latin Americans United for Progress
  • Tim Gleisner, Grand Rapids Public Library
  • Don Lubbers, President Emeritus, Grand Valley State University
  • Susan Mendoza, Grand Valley State University (Office of Undergraduate Research  & Scholarship)
  • Connie Navarro, Latinos Working for the Future
  • Levi Rickert, Native News Online
  • James Smither, Grand Valley State University (History)
  • Paul Wittenbraker, Grand Valley State University (Art & Design)

Paul Kutsche, Founder, ex-officio
Anne Hiskes, Grand Valley State University, Dean of the Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies, ex-officio

Honorary Advisory Council Members
John H. Logie
Hank Meijer
 

Past Council Members

Ana Aleman-Putnam

Mary Alt

Claudia Benitez-Sanchez

Candace E. Chivis

Ruth Coleman

Thomas R. Dilley

Robert Frey

Dwight Hamilton

Sonya Hughes

Johanna Jelks

Sandy Karsten

John H. McGarry, III

Wendy J. Wenner