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The Wheelhouse Talks Mayra Martinez

Twenty-something community advocate and entrepreneur who juggles four cell phones for the sake of her four family restaurants, catering operation, and tree cutting business. Founder of Mi Raza Association of Commerce, and one of Grand Rapids Business Journal's 40 under Forty.March 14, 2012  ...
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Ask Gleaves Leadership Seminar – Leveraging Crisis

February 29, 2012 - Be prepared. The story of the leader is often a morality play. There are countless cautionary tales from history -- from Cicero and Cato to Admiral James Stockdale. We also recognize that leaders are laughers: the importance of a sense of humor in a crisis and t ...
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The Wheelhouse Talks – Andy Dillon

Politician, famed policy wonk, and Snyder cabineteer, with board and courtroom credentials. Keeps allies and opponents on their toes. Current state treasurer, 2010 Democratic gubernatorial candidate, and former speaker of the Michigan House of Representatives.February 1, 2012   ...
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The Wheelhouse Talks – Marsha Rappley

Health care leader and teacher who rose from nurse's aide to registered nurse to pediatric neurologist, before joining the academia. Athena Award winner, ADHD expert, and cancer survivor who serves as dean of Michigan State University's College of Human Medicine.January 18, 2012 &n ...
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Building Your Innate Leadership Skills – H James Williams

January 13, 2012 Dean H James Williams - Building Your Innate Leadership SkillsUpdated 12/6/13 ...
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Learning to Lead in a War Zone – Joshua Lunger

December 7, 2011 Joshua Junger presented on leading in war. ...
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Ask Gleaves Leadership Seminars – The Leadership Lifecycle

December 1, 2011The Leadership Life Cycle is one way of structuring the huge topic of leadership. Try to identify where you are on the Life Cycle: follower, leading yourself, leading a team, leading an organization, or growing through crisis. ...
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The Wheelhouse Talks – Luisa Schumacher

November 9, 2011 - Luisa Schumacher | Thriving YP and executive director of the West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology. Serves on the Wealthy Theater Centennial Cabinet, Varnum Diversity Inclusion Council, Laugh Fest Cabinet, and Grand Rapids Boxing Foundation. (See also: Arb ...
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Ask Gleaves Leadership Seminars Olivia Dorgan

Throughout the academic year, Hauenstein Center Director Gleaves Whitney teaches innovative leadership seminars that explore the history, theories, and tools of leadership, along with their practical application. All seminars feature a guest presentation by Associate Director Brian Flanagan or a Pet ...
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The Wheelhouse Talks – Mark Murray

October 19,2011 Mark Murray | Sector-smashing leader who served as director of Michigan's Department of Management and Budget, budget director, and treasurer under Governor Engler before becoming the third president of Grand Valley State University and current president of Meijer I ...
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