OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. – More than 50 individuals representing businesses, educational institutions, and non-profit organizations throughout the region completed the requirements of Leadership Oakland’s year-long leadership development program, Cornerstone. The graduates of its 2015-2016 class were recognized in a ceremony at Baker College in Auburn Hills.
Members of this year’s class are as follows:

Diane Antishin
DTE Energy
Kelly Bailiff
Alzheimer’s Association – Greater Michigan Chapter
Belinda Barron
McLaren Macomb
Stephanie Bedricky
Oakland County
Kevin Bratton
Oakland Community College
Jeanette Driver
Michigan Schools & Government Credit Union
Lisa Dunn
Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority
Marc Dybowski
Beaumont Health
Paul Falinski
Oakland County
Catherine Gearig
LifePlan Financial Advisory Group
Allison Gorman
Remax Vision
Joe Gzel
Blue Care Network of Michigan
Marylynn Hewitt
Community Housing Network
Anita Hicks
Oakland University
Roland Hill
Oakland Schools
Steve Kent
Oakland University
Jane Kogan
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP
Dawn Koger
Oakland Schools
Terra Leach
Crossroads for Youth
Suane Loomis
Shine Our Light Studios
Cathy Marchesi
Morpace International
Nancy Maxwell
Sweet Dreamzzz
Chandra McMillion
The McMillion Group
Carrie Mendoza
Community Housing Network
Thomas Miller
Baker College
Marie Monaco
Conway Dierking & Hillman
Moheeb Murray
Bush Seyferth & Paige PLLC
John O’Connell
Health Alliance Plan
Sandra Oram
Mercedes-Benz Financial Services
Melissa Parks
Detroit Country Day School
Jason Paulateer
PNC Community Development Banking
Nadja Payok
Oakland Schools Technical Campus Southeast
Gaia Piir
Oakland County
Aparna Ploucha
Beaumont Health
Kim Pratt
Beaumont Health
Kristen Pursley
The Dobrusin Law Firm
John Raetz
Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
Udhay Ratnasamy
Blue Care Network
Kris Ray
Plante Moran
Christina Salatrik
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Wendi Schiller
Oakland County Community Mental Health Authority
Craig Sharum
Easter Seals Michigan
Michelle Sherman
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan
Thomas Spring
Health Alliance Plan
Gwyn Starr
Priority Health
Uriel Stephens
Easter Seals Michigan
Treger Strasberg
Humble Design
Marci Taran
The Bradley Company
Wayne Thibodeau
Oakland University
David Tindall
Oakland University
Madonna Van Fossen
Suburban Mobility Authority Regional Transportation – SMART
Jaymes Vettraino
Rochester College
Matthew Vorce
Merrill Lynch
Justin Wellman
Giffels Webster
Roxana Zaha
Butzel Long

Sponsors for the 2015-2016 Leadership Oakland Cornerstone Program included HAP, DTE Energy Foundation, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Oakland County, Pepper Hamilton, Waste Management, Oakland Community College, L. Brooks Patterson, Comerica, Crossroads for Youth, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Fox Run, Baldwin Center, Common Ground, Beaumont, SMART, and Oakland County Board of Commissioners.