The Eight Mile Boulevard Association Board of Directors

The Eight Mile Boulevard Association (8MBA) is governed by a thirty-member Board of Directors that includes the chief elected officials from all member municipalities, the director of MDOT, and a highly diverse group of representatives from the private sector, including industry associations and businesses large and small. 

Check out the complete list of board members below.


Hon. Mike Duggan
Mayor – City of Detroit

Hon. Suzanne PIxley

Mayor City of Eastpointe

Hon. Bill Galvin
Mayor – City of Farmington

Hon. Ken Massey
Mayor – City of Farmington Hills

Hon. Dave Coulter
Mayor – City of Ferndale

Hon. Kenneth A. Poynter
Mayor – City of Harper Woods

Hon. Jan Parisi
Mayor – City of Hazel Park

Hon. Mark Hackel
County Executive – Macomb County

Kirk Steudle
Director – Michigan Dept. of Transportation

Hon. L. Brooks Patterson
County Executive – Oakland County

Hon. Marian McClellan
Mayor – City of Oak Park

Hon. Tracey Schultz Kobylarz
Supervisor – Charter Township of Redford

Hon. Donna Squalls
Supervisor – Royal Oak Township

Hon. Kenson Siver
Acting Mayor – City of Southfield

Hon. James R. Fouts
Mayor – City of Warren

Hon. Warren Evans
County Executive – Wayne County


Lynn Deweese

Thomas Petzold
Belmont Shopping Center

Saad Abbo
Chaldean American Chamber

Nasir Siddiqui
CITGO Petroleum

Mark Calvert
Comcast Cable

Carla Gribbs
DTE Energy

Jennifer Henderson
Guardian Alarm

Howard Appel

Cynthia Stump
ITC Transmission

Kevin Popis
Mercedes-Benz Financial Services

Laura Reyes-Kopack
MCA Detroit

Don Tanner
Tanner Friedman

Ken Till


Thomas Petzold

Hon. Ken Massey

Kevin Popis

Laura Reyes-Kopack

Hon. Mark Hackel 
Immediate Past Chair

Jean Chamberlain

Cynthia Stump

Eight Mile Boulevard Association
20500 Conant
Detroit, MI 48234
Mission Statement:
The Eight Mile Boulevard Association (8MBA) revitalizes and promotes the Eight Mile transportation, business and residential corridor (between I-94 and I-275) by linking the efforts of the public and private sectors.
Follow 8MBA
Follow 8MBA on Facebook! Watch 8MBA videos on YouTube!

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software