Board of Directors

    Officers of the Automotive Women's Alliance Foundation are elected by the Board of Directors in the fall for terms of one to two years. The Executive Board Officers perform the duties of President, Vice Presidents, Treasurer and Secretary. 

     

    President

    Linda Taliaferro
    Meritor

    Vice President, Alliances

    Kellie Treppa
    ON Semiconductor

    Vice President, Supplier Relationships

    Catherine Koch
    K-Tec Systems Inc.

    Vice President, General Counsel

    Jeena Patel
    Warner Norcross & Judd

    Vice President, Industry Relations & Academic Affairs, Scholarship Co-Chair

    Susan Marie Rokosz
    Ford Motor Company

    Secretary and Golf Co-Chair

    Kim Ziomek

    Treasurer

    Jean Stenger
    DKSS

    Corporate Sponsorship Co-chair

    Amy Allison
    General Motors

    Corporate Sponsorship Co-chair

    Jill Fraeyman
    Atlas Copco Assembly Systems LLC.

    Marketing Co-Chair

    Michelle Blakeley
    FordDirect

    Marketing Co-Chair

    Patricia Price
    AQUENT LLC

    Membership Co-Chair

    Jennifer M. Dudley
    AAM

    Membership Co-Chair

    Kathryn Smith
    Olin Brass

    Mentorship Co-Chair

    Marion Wells
    Human Asset Management

    Professional Development Co-Chair

    Sherry Muir Irwin
    The Hunter Group LLC

    Professional Development Co-Chair

    Corinne Smereka
    Schoolcraft College Business Development Center

    Event Planning Chair

    Dawn Dorsch
    DENCAP

    Event Planning Chair

    Juliann Tilley
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

    Scholarship Co-Chair

    Jane Bishop
    General Motors Retiree

    Executive Advisory Council

    Thomas Apostolos
    Magna International

    Executive Advisory Council

    Carla J. Bailo
    The Ohio State University

    Executive Advisory Council

    Maureen LaFontaine
    LaFontaine Automotive Group

    Executive Advisory Council

    Molly Padovini
    Elder Automotive Group

    Executive Advisory Council

    Patricia Scarpaci
    Panasonic