She is a member of the corporate board of the American Lung Association and is on the board of trustees for community care for the Henry Ford Health System. She is also a member of Northwood's Detroit Advisory Board. Millie is the winner of many honors for her leadership and volunteer activities. She is especially proud of her past distinction from the National Society of Fund Raising, who named her Outstanding Fund Raising Volunteer of the year. Millie is married to Robert H. Pastor, President of R. She is the mother of four adult children, two daughters and two sons, and is the proud grandmother of six grandchildren.
For the past eight years, Regina Lopez and her foundation rescued 1, Filipino children from abusive homes. They provided medical help to almost 8, children. In the year alone, the foundation conducted 25 relief operations in various disasters and calamities, serving over 96, families. Regina Lopez has—and continues—to make a difference in the lives of numerous Filipino children. Regina initiated Bantay Bata Child-Watch , a children's assistance project that includes a hour child abuse hotline. The effort also provides counseling, legal advice and medical help, and in was awarded the United Nations Grand Award for Excellence.
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She also spearheads Bantay Kalikasan Environment Watch , the foundation's environmental arm. This effort, to protect children and families from environmental hazards and pollution, includes a project to reforest the La Mesa Watershed, which provides water for 12 million Filipinos residing in Metro Manila. Regina also produces educational television shows aimed at children.
The foundation's E-Media group has distributed almost 7, TV sets and Educational tapes to classrooms throughout the Philippines. E-Media received a United Nations Recognition Award for excellence in international public relations.
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She has a master's degree in development management from the Asian Institute of Management. She has two sons. From the intricate tip of an asparagus spear to the delicate curls and veins of Boston lettuce leaves to the vibrant orange of a fall pumpkin, Katherine Houston's art is all about the details. Katherine creates exquisite porcelain masterpieces, painstakingly recreating fruits, vegetables, leaves and flowers. She is one of a few artists who carry on the complicated technique of sculpting hard paste porcelain and decorating it with a seemingly endless variety of color glazes.
Katherine grew up in Columbus, Ohio and says her earliest childhood memories are of playing in a stream where she created clay dishes out of the mud. She loved drawing and painting in watercolors and oil. She studied painting in Paris, and attended the University of Michigan.
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For years, she focused on watercolor painting, which she credits for much of her success. But on a trip to London in the s, she discovered the works of the porcelain sculptor Anne Gordon. She was attracted to the brilliant colors reminiscent of 18th century European porcelain, and although she had never worked with the medium, she instantly felt at ease with the art.
And that began her passion for porcelain. Katherine is married to Dr. Theodore Ongaro and has four children. Her personal battle with chronic pain has led her to become an advocate for depression research and physical rehabilitation medicine. Laura R. Grafman cares deeply about people. Laura began her career in higher education as an admissions counselor, which catapulted her to her next career as the director of student financial assistance at National Louis University in Evanston, Illinois.
During her 11 years in that position she managed a multimillion dollar student aid program on two of the university's campuses, in Evanston and Chicago. She was recognized by the Office of Education for excellence in the administration of these programs. Currently, Laura is the Executive Vice President of Scottsdale Healthcare Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Scottsdale Healthcare, a three campus community hospital system.
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Laura began her association with Scottsdale Healthcare as a volunteer, and later became hospital auxiliary president, leading to her employment with the hospital's fund development staff. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare. Laura continues to be a passionate advocate for cancer patients and their families. Laura's combination of professional and philanthropic careers allows her the privilege of serving as a Lifetime Trustee of The Virginia G.
Piper Charitable Trust and awarding grants. Laura considers her greatest achievement to be her wonderful family. She and her husband, Dayton, have been happily married for 55 years. Dayton is an accomplished pianist and a Steinway Concert Artist. Their daughter, Lynn, has her own public relations business in Scottsdale. At nine years old, Rita Case was helping out in her parents Honda dealership. She still sells Hondas, and she's learned a key to success in all those years -- treat the customer like your best friend.
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She is now the chief operating officer of the Rick Case Automotive Group, and, along with her husband Rick Case, operates 13 dealerships in three states with employees. Working together, their dealership group has become one of the top 20 performing groups in the country. Their Acura dealership in Ft. Lauderdale has been recognized as the World's Largest Volume Dealer seven years in a row. Rick Case Honda in south Florida is the world's largest dealership with over half a million square feet and holds the sales record for the most new Hondas sold in a single month, as well as one full year.
That success may be attributed to the unusual customer service that the couple emphasizes. A five-day money back guarantee on leases and purchases, free road service or a free car wash for customers every time they come into the store, voting precincts, a discount gas center, a Clerk of Courts office and emergency defibrillators are just a few of the community services provided. They also offer customers points, good for discounts on any future purchases of service, parts and vehicles. Rita Case is devoted to children's causes. The couple has two children who attend Northwood and are supporters of the university's annual auto shows.
Mention Victoria's Secret, and the images immediately come to mind: sexy, sophisticated, ultra-feminine. Between and early , Sherry H. Baker was a leader in establishing and maintaining the world famous Victoria's Secret brand. According to Sherry, directing brand identity is key.
Sherry joined Victoria's Secret Beauty in as vice president of marketing, responsible for growing the beauty division of the company. In , she was promoted to executive vice president, chief marketing officer. In , she was named president of Victoria's Secret Beauty. During Sherry's tenure, the brand achieved double-digit profit growth. Victoria's Secret Beauty has grown from opening its first store in , to now having over freestanding locations.
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Sherry began her career at the Colgate-Palmolive Company where she was part of the team that launched Colgate gel toothpaste. From there she went on to work her marketing and management magic at other retail companies. From , she was VP of Marketing at Sephora. She was the one who successfully launched the first US Sephora store in July as well as stores in the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. Prior to Sephora, Sherry was president of Halston Borghese where she reversed a three year downtrend and returned the retailer to its former, more prestigious niche.
While there, she introduced randing, resulting in dramatic market share growth. Sherry continues to lend her expertise by serving on advisory boards for the Fragrance Foundation, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising and the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association. She lives in New York City with her husband, Gary. In the backyard of Lee's elegantly decorated home, a shiny yellow and red Ronald McDonald statue flashes his familiar grin at visitors. It seems fitting that he is part of the design.