Michigan Early Stage Venture Investment Corporation Board of Directors

The Michigan Early Stage Venture Investment Corporation Board of Directors works to promote a healthy economic climate by fostering job creation, retention, and expansion through the promotion of investment in venture capital businesses specializing in early stage and seed investments.  The Venture Michigan Fund invests only in venture capital companies that have a significant presence in Michigan, and focuses on companies that will invest in Michigan-based, start-up companies that are engaged in research, technology, and new product development.
 
Statute
 
 
Members    
Robert Manilla, Clarkston
Recommended by Majority Leader of Senate
Term expires 6/13/2018
 
Thomas Nastas, Brooklyn
General Public
Term expires 6/13/2018
 
Thomas Clifford Kinnear, Ann Arbor
Statewide organization exempt from taxation under Section 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code
Term expires 6/13/2019
Peter Cracchiolo, Grosse Pointe Shores
General Public
Term expires 6/13/2020
 
Scott Idle, East Lansing
Recommended by the Speaker of the House of Representatives
Term expires 6/13/2020

Nick Khouri, State Treasurer
 
Jeff Mason, President & CEO of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation