Trustees Emeriti

Samuel S. Benedict of Rapid River. Retired CEO of Mead Paper.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1997 to 2008. Received April 2010.

Robert O. “Buzz” Berube of Marquette.  Dentist.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1991 to 2001. Received October 2002.

Mary Lincoln Campbell of Ann Arbor.  EDF Ventures, L.P., Served on NMU’s Board from 1997 through 2004. Received February 2006.

Richard J. Celello of Iron Mountain.  Circuit Judge, 41st Circuit, Dickinson County (September, 2000).  Former Partner—Mouw & Celello, P.C., law firm.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1989 to 1997. Received October 1998.

James M. Collins of Marquette (formerly of Negaunee).  Judge, 96th District Court, Marquette County.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1983 to 1991. Received May 1992.

Daniel G. DeVos of Grand Rapids.  DP Fox Ventures, LLC, Grand Rapids.  Served on NMU's Board from 1995 through 2002.  Received October 2004.

Edwin O. George (deceased 5-28-90) of Bloomfield Hills.  Former President of Detroit Edison Company.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1964 to 1987. Received October 1987.

Edward F. Havlik of Holland.  Owner of United Homes of Grand Rapids.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1987 to 1995. Received December 1996.

Scott L. Holman of Bay City.  Baycast, Inc.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1997 through 2004. Received February 2006.

Larry C. Inman of Traverse City, retired banker.  Served on NMU’s Board from 2002 to 2006 and 2009 to 2010. Received May 2012.

Hugh E. Jarvis of Harrison Township (Mt. Pleasant).  Retired President of Michigan Federation of Teachers.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1985 to 1992. Received October 1994.

Mary C. Lukens of Ann Arbor.  Served on NMU’s Board from 2001 to 2008. Received April 2010.

James T. Malsack (deceased 3-5-06) of Iron Mountain.  Retired President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of Lake Shore, Inc.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1977 to 1989. Received May 1992.

Ellwood A. Mattson (deceased 11-30-02) of Marquette.  NMU alumnus.  Retired Chairman Emeritus of the Michigan Financial Corporation and the MFC First National Bank in Marquette.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1991 to 2002. Received December 2002.

Douglas B. Roberts of East Lansing, Director of the Institute for Public Policy & Social Research (IPPSR) at Michigan State University.  Served on NMU’s Board from 2002 to 2010. Received May 2012.

Fred C. Sabin (deceased 12-1-97) of Marquette.  Retired ophthalmologist.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1967 to 1985. Received December 1988.

Ellen G. Schreuder of Detroit.  Partner—Mancini, Schreuder, Kline & Conrad law firm.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1989 to 1997. Received October 1998.

G. Katherine Wright of Marquette.  Retired nurse and nursing instructor.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1973 to 1989. Received May 1992.

Gilbert L. Ziegler of Charlevoix.  President, Alken-Ziegler, Inc.  Served on NMU’s Board from 1993 to 2001. Received December 2002.