MyWMU Digest Vol. III

Posted on Tuesday, September 4, 2012


Read about the most recent Bronco updates, and don't forget to share your own story below.

Stacey VanLeeuwen (BBA '08, Integrated Supply Matrix Management) (Pictured Left) has been promoted to Sale and Operations Planning Supervisor at Perrigo, a leading pharmaceutical supplier. In this role, VanLeeuwen is responsible for developing demand forecasts that help the company make informed production, material supply, capacity planning, and financial outlook decisions. 

Darren Kecskes (BS '01, Physical Education; MA '03, Physical Education) Dearborn-native with more than 20 years of experience coaching and managing athletic programs, has been hired by Dexter Community Schools (Michigan) as Athletic Director. Kecskes was selected from a pool of 187 applicants.

Sarah Leese (BS '08, Interdisciplinary Health Services; MSM '10, Physician Assistant) became a physician assistant at Bronson Internal Medicine Oshtemo.

Carrie Pickett-Erway (BSW '95, Social Work; MSW '99, Social Work) was named President and CEO of the Kalamazoo Community Foundation. She joined the Foundation's Investment Team in 1999 and has since served as Community Investment Officer, Senior Community Investment Officer, and Vice President of the Community Investment. 

Tom Vance (BS '78, History; MA '05, History) became the new Director of Marketing Communications at the Kalamazoo Community Foundation. 

Keith G. Vandenbussche (BS '84, Industrial Technology) is senior construction manager for Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr Huber, Inc. in the Farmington Hills (Michigan) office. He brings over 25 years of design, construction, and maintenance experience as a senior program manager and director of facilities services—working with multiple construction trades, unions, and nonunion contractors.

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