Inforum's Meet Her Podcast

Inforum's Meet Her Podcast

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A podcast featuring women of accomplishment in Michigan sharing their leadership insights and experiences


19: Carrie Leahy, Attorney and Chair-Elect, Executive Management Committee, Bodman PLC
Jun 24 • 18 min
Carrie Leahy, Attorney and Chair-Elect of the Executive Management Committee at Bodman, and a member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Carrie has a great deal of experience in the auto and technology sectors, as well as in venture capital and the…
18: Cheri Alexander, Chief Innovation Officer, University of Michigan Ross School of Business
Jun 24 • 11 min
Cheri Alexander, Chief Innovation Officer, Executive Education Faculty and Executive Coach, University of Michigan Ross School of Business, and a member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Cheri has been an important partner to Inforum in our highly…
16: Ronia Kruse, Co-founder and CEO, OpTech LLC and OpTech Solutions
Jun 18 • 18 min
Ronia Kruse is co-founder and CEO of OpTech LLC and OpTech Solutions, and a member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Ronia has been recognized as an extraordinarily successful entrepreneur, and OpTech now counts numerous Fortune 1000 companies among…
17: Karen Folger,Vice President of Actuation, Robert Bosch LLC
Jun 18 • 23 min
Karen Folger is vice president of Actuation, Robert Bosch LLC. Karen is responsible for the Actuation Business Unit.
15: Bonnie Van Etten, Vice President, Group Chief Accounting Officer, FCA US LLC
Jun 10 • 17 min
Bonnie Van Etten, Vice President, Group Chief Accounting Officer for FCA and a member of the Inforum Board of Directors. With experience at multiple Fortune 500 companies and more than a decade of increasingly important roles at FCA, Bonnie brings…
14: Sandra Gaddy, President & CEO of the Women’s Resource Center
Jun 8 • 21 min
Sandra Gaddy, President & CEO of the Women’s Resource Center in Grand Rapids. The center is a nonprofit organization that helps women discover their strengths and talents while overcoming barriers to employment and economic independence. This…
13: Kiersten Robinson, Chief Human Resources Officer, Ford Motor Co.
Jun 4 • 16 min
Kiersten Robinson, Chief Human Resources Officer at Ford Motor Company and Vice Chair of the Inforum Board of Directors. With more than 2 decades at one of the world’s largest companies, and leadership experience across the globe, Kiersten is a truly…
12: Sandy Stojkovski, CEO, North America, Vitesco Technologies
Jun 2 • 16 min
Sandy Stojkovski, CEO, North America, Vitesco Technologies and Chair of the Board for Vitesco Technologies in the U.S., Canada and Italy. She is also retains Senior Vice President of the Global Injectors business unit for Vitesco worldwide. And as if…
11: Gina Staudacher, Partner in the Corporate Tax Practice, Howard & Howard
May 28 • 14 min
Gina Staudacher, Partner in the Corporate Tax practice of Howard & Howard and a member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Gina’s deep experience in corporate and tax law gives her a unique perspective on industry in Michigan and around the country.
10: Heather Rivard, Senior Vice President, Electric Distribution, DTE Energy
May 15 • 20 min
Heather oversees all aspects of the company’s electrical system, which puts her front and center in addressing natural disasters and external crises. She also leads the company’s multi-year effort to drive overall reliability and cost performance. This…
9: Janice Cosby Adams, Vice President, Marketing & Communications, Ascension
May 13 • 21 min
The Meet Her Podcast Series introduces listeners to women of accomplishment whose experiences and insights feed us all on our leadership journeys.
8: Kasie Smith, president of Serendipity Media LLC
May 7 • 21 min
Kasie founded both Serendipity Media and Serendipity Cares, a nonprofit dedicated to community development, education, and women’s health. Podcast recording date: April 20, 2020
7: Max Straub, President of Global Business Services, Robert Bosch LLC
Apr 30 • 26 min
Max Straub, President of Global Business Services at Robert Bosch, and chair of the Inforum Board of Directors. In a variety of high-profile roles, she has helped shape Robert Bosch’s strategy for successful operations and ongoing innovation, but also…
6: Gina Coleman, Chief Sales Officer, MassMutual Great Lakes
Apr 30 • 11 min
Gina Coleman, Chief Sales Officer at Mass Mutual Great Lakes and a member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Gina has been both a business founder and a corporate executive over the course of her career, so she brings a varied perspective that will…
5: Maureen D’Agostino, vice president, corporate accreditation, McLaren Health Care
Apr 23 • 17 min
Maureen D’Agostino, Vice President, Corporate Accreditation for McLaren Health Care and a long-time member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Maureen is also the founder and president of MBD Consulting and has a deep background in ensuring quality…
4: Christine Sitek, Executive Director Global Purchasing & Supply Chain, General Motors
Apr 19 • 19 min
Christine Sitek, Executive Director, Global Purchasing & Supply Chain for General Motors and a member of the Inforum Board of Directors. With more than 30+ years at GM, Christine has led many large teams undertaking global initiatives.
3: Catherine Behrenbrinker, President and CEO, Symplicity Communications
Apr 17 • 26 min
is Catherine Behrenbrinker, President of Symplicity Communications Inc and a brand new member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Catherine founded her technology solutions company in Michigan in 2007 and added its United Kingdom affiliate in 2016.
2: Lynnette Collins, Global Talent Management Executive
Apr 16 • 12 min
Lynnette Collins, an award-winning champion of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, and a long-time member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Lynette has deep experience in diversity and inclusion.
1: Rhonda Laurencelle, President of Pure Leadership Consulting
Apr 16 • 18 min
Rhonda Laurencelle, President of Pure Leadership Consulting and a long-time member of the Inforum Board of Directors. Rhonda has deep expertise in all aspects of talent strategy and people development.