Michigan Strategic Fund Board of Directors

The MSF was created by P.A. 270 of 1984 and has broad authority to promote economic development and create jobs. The 11 member MSF board has five responsibilities:
  • Approve the use of  Private Activity Bonds
  • Authorize the submittal by local units of government of Community Development Block Grant applications
  • Recommend to the State Administrative Board Agricultural Processing, Renewable Energy and Forest Products Processing Renaissance Zone designations
  • Approve MSF designated Renaissance Zones and Tool and Die Renaissance Recovery Zones; and
  • Act as the fiduciary agent with respect to the 21st Century Jobs Fund investments
  • Pursuant to statute, advice and guidance in regard to the 21st Century Jobs Fund is provided to the Board by the Chief Compliance Officer
Contact Information
Jennifer Tebedo, CAE, IOM
Board Administrator, Michigan Strategic Fund
Phone: (517) 335-6770
Email: tebedoj@michigan.org
Jeff Mason
Chairperson, President of the Michigan Strategic Fund
President & Chief Executive Officer, Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Terri Jo Umlor, Kingsley
Term ends 2/28/19

Terrence Reeves, Ann Arbor
Term ends 2/28/19
Shaun Wilson,  Grosse Pointe Farms
Term ends 2/28/20
Wayne Wood, Marlette
Term ends 2/28/21
Stephen Hicks, Marquette
Term ends 2/28/21

Carl Camden, Bloomfield Hills
Term ends 2/28/22

Larry Koops, Holland
Serves at the pleasure of the Governor
Nominee of the Senate Majority Leader

Jeremy Hendges, Alto
Serves at the pleasure of the Governor
Individual in the position of VP or higher at either MEDC or TED
Paul Gentilozzi, Lansing
Serves at the pleasure of the Governor
Nominee of the Speaker of the House
Nick Khouri
Serves at the pleasure of the Governor
State Treasurer