Michigan Future, Inc. (MFI), released the following statement from Lou Glazer on behalf of the board of directors and MFI staff following the passing of board chair, Kathleen M. Wilbur:
“We’re devastated at the passing of our friend and colleague Kathy Wilbur. Her decades of being an advocate for higher education and making Michigan a better place for all have been felt far and wide. While we are grieving the loss of Kathy, we will be forever grateful for the incomparable leadership she provided our organization to develop and fight for big change that would improve the well-being of all Michiganders. Our thoughts are with her family at this difficult time and we hope that as we move forward we can honor her legacy by continuing to work on the issues she so fully believed in.”
The Michigan Future, Inc. board of directors include: Sandy Baruah, Lou Glazer, Paul Hillegonds, Nick Khouri, Peter MacGregor, Angelique Power, and Dale Robertson. Staff includes Patrick Cooney and Donna Lasinski.