GRAND RAPIDS – At its regular meeting held at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids on Friday, Nov. 4, the Ferris State University Board of Trustees re-elected Ronald E. Snead of Greenville, as chair; Sueann L. Walz of Big Rapids, as vice chair; and George J. Menoutes of Flint, as secretary, for leadership terms running through its November 2012 meeting.
“I am very gratified by the trust of my fellow board members,” Snead said. “Our goal is to be as focused as possible in support of Ferris State University and its administration. I want the board to be proactive and to become as effective as we can be by benchmarking against others boards throughout the country.”
Snead is a sales and marketing consultant whose term on the board runs through Dec. 31, 2012. Walz is assistant vice president and branch manager of Independent Bank West whose term on the board runs through Dec. 31, 2014. Menoutes is a retired pharmacist and civic leader whose term on the board runs through Dec. 31, 2012.