(USA) Great Lakes

The Great Lakes Region includes Indiana, Michigan and Ohio. AME’s regional boards are made up of dedicated and passionate volunteers who contribute their time and expertise to help local companies improve their competitiveness and overall success through shared learning and access to best practices.


Melissa Kaufman
President, Great Lakes Region & Presidents Council
Crown Equipment Corporation
Jim Orbik
Strategic Consulting Services
Immediate Past President


Steve Ansuini
Ctr. for Employee Development, LLC
Katrina Appell
Katrina Appell Consulting Inc
Mark Balsmeyer
Jasper Engines
Larry Coburn
Spangler Candy
Matt Harrison
La-Z-Boy, Inc.
Todd Reese
Abbott Nutrition
Tyler See
Am General
Rick Wiltse