Leading Us in the Right Direction

From our Leadership Team to our Board of Directors, Big Brothers Big Sisters has a compassionate and dedicated group of individuals who are willing to do whatever it takes to help change children’s lives for the better, forever.

Leadership Team


Amy Kuchta

Chief Executive Officer


Carmen James

Strategic Engagement Manager


 Josalyn Kiplinger

Enrollment Manager


Kori Jock

Director of Fund Development


Nicole Godley

Administrative Manager


 Regina Miller

Director of Corporate Operations

Board of Directors


Cody Allkins, President

OnStaff USA


Vincent L. Behnke

Charles River Labs

Project Coordinator


Nathan W. Bolton

Old National

 Assistant V.P. & Manager


Kari Brown

PNC Wealth Management

Vice President, Wealth Management Banking Advisor


Joshua Bush

Mercantile Bank

Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager


Kimberly Carter

Battle Creek Public Schools



Craig Davies, Secretary

Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites

Assistant General Manager


Ryan DeNooyer, Vice President

DeNooyer Chevrolet

General Manager


Kristen DeVries

Western Michigan University Foundation

Vice President & Executive Director


Torean Greeley

HUB International

Sales Executive


Scott Hamric


VP Continuous Improvement


Gustav Hoffman


Senior Digital Advisor

Trisha Kidd


Associate Broker


Brian Lueth, President Elect and Treasurer

Kalamazoo Valley Community College



Jenasia Morris

LaMora Park Elementary

Literacy Tutor


Mary-Frances  Oliphant


Beatrice Orns

Bronson Healthcare Group

Organizational Development & Learning Specialist


Steve Ramus


Global Head of Corporate Social Responsibility


Patrick Sweeney

The Bishop Company

Principal (Founder and President 1980 – 2005)


Darren Timmeney


Senior Vice President/Community President


Christopher Tracy, Past President

Warner Norcross + Judd LLP



Sanita L. Virgil

Quality in Real Time Inc

Recovery Specialist


Dana Walters

Hastings Mutual Insurance Company, Retired

Vice President of Human Resources