HFC Board of Trustees and Officers

The Henry Ford College Board of Trustees comprises seven members who serve six-year terms. They are publicly elected during regular elections in May or November. The same seven Trustees serve concurrently as members of the Board of Education for the Dearborn Public Schools. Meetings of the Board of Trustees are open to the public, in accordance with the Michigan Open Meetings Act.

View the Board of Trustees Bylaws
View the Board of Trustees Meeting Schedule, Minutes, Reports, and Video Recordings.
View the Board of Trustees Policies and Procedures.

Trustees

Hussein BerryHussein Berry
Chair
Current term expires: 12/31/2022
hberry8@hfcc.edu

Michael MeadeMichael Meade
Trustee
Current term expires: 12/31/2020
mmeade@hfcc.edu

James ThorpeJames Thorpe
Vice Chair
Current term expires: 12/31/2024
jwthorpe@hfcc.edu

Adel MozipAdel Mozip
Trustee
Current term expires: 12/31/2022*
maadel@hfcc.edu

Mary LaneMary Lane
Secretary
Current term expires: 12/31/2020
mlane4@hfcc.edu

Mary K. PetlichkoffMary K. Petlichkoff
Trustee
Current term expires: 12/31/2020
mpetlichkoff@hfcc.edu

Roxanne McDonaldRoxanne McDonald
Treasurer
Current term expires: 12/31/2024
rmcdonald5@hfcc.edu

*(An election is required for Trustee Mozip’s position in November 2020, due to his 2019 vacancy appointment. The person who wins this seat in the November 2020 election will serve the remainder of the term, through 2022.)

Board member bios may be found on the Dearborn School District website.

Board Officers

Russell Kavalhuna, J.D.
President
L-415 Administrative Services and Conference Center
(313) 845-9650

Michael Nealon, Ph.D.
Vice President of Academic Affairs
L-434 Administrative Services and Conference Center
(313) 845-9607

John Satkowski, J.D., M.A.
Vice President of Financial, Facilities, and Auxiliary Services
L-422 Administrative Services and Conference Center
(313) 845-9636

Daniel R. Herbst, Ed.D.
Vice President of Student Affairs
L-430 Administrative Services and Conference Center
(313) 845-9610

A. Reginald Best, Jr., M.A.
Vice President for Advancement
WC-313 Welcome Center
(313) 317-1700

Lori Gonko, Ed.D.
Vice President, Strategy and Human Resources
L-420 Administrative Services and Conference Center
(313) 317-1534

Amy Clark J.D.
General Counsel and Vice President of Legal Services
L-424 Administrative Services and Conference Center
(313) 317-6451