IMCA Board of Directors
Retired Business and Information Management Executive. 32 years with Kodak holding various executive positions both in US and International. Native of Germany, BS University of Rochester and graduate of UofM Business School Executive Development Program. US Air Force Veteran.
Fred Tuttle, Jr
Retired Educator (Asst. Superintendent for Collier County and Needham. MA) and former Professor at the State University of New York. While at SUNY, he worked in Rio de Janeiro establishing a teaching center and training teachers at Escola Americana. He has published several books and articles on gifted education and teaching written composition. He has a BA degree from Williams College and a PhD from Syracuse University.
Retired Manufacturing and Financial Executive. Frank worked in manufacturing at Boeing, Gillette and Costar Corp., in finance at Costar and Biopure Corp. and in marketing at Corning. At Costar he built a factory in Ireland and oversaw operations in the UK, Holland, Germany, France and Italy. At Corning Science Products he had marketing responsibility for Japan and Asia/Pacific. He has a BSIE and a BA from Rutgers, and an MBA from B.U.
Bradley D. Towle
Retired Human Resource Executive with 32 years at Ford Motor Co., including 13 years in International Operations. Graduate of Michigan State University with BS Degree in Economics. Veteran of the Korean War. Served on several Board of Directors for Non-Profit Organizations and Professional Human Resource Organizations in Michigan and Florida.
Robert Von Wojcik
Robert was born and grew up in the Chicago Illinois area. BFA from University of Illinois, Master from Northern Illinois, Master from the University of the Americas, Mexico, graduate work University of Salzburg, Austria and Christ College Oxford, England. Taught Architectural Design for 30 years in Illinois. Divides his time between Naples and a lake home in Iron River,MI.
Jim started his career as a teacher, counselor, and college administrator. He later joined the Department of the Army as a civilian employee spending 16 of his 23 years at various military installations in Germany and the Netherlands. His last position was Chief of the Education Division at Fort Drum, NY.
Dining Out Director
Ron R. Schneider
Ron graduated from Indiana University and then served as an Officer in the U.S. Army Infantry. During his career he headed various businesses in the areas of banking, retailing and agriculture. Interest in the community has been ongoing. Community involvement included serving on the Indiana State Board of Health Planning, Indiana University Foundation and Mayo Clinic Development. Schneider remains active through the Schneider Family Foundation Inc.
Retired Executive, after 36 years with ArvinMeritor, Inc. Formerly GM of China Operations, Manager of the Shanghai Regional Office, and former Dir. of Quality and Training Asia Pacific, stationed in Bangkok, Thailand. Extensive Asian experience. Veteran of the U.S. Navy serving three years in Vietnam. Currently lecturing with FGCU-Renaissance Academy, and for private groups on Asian Subjects.
Committees and Chairmen
Sunshine Committee - Dr. Don Comin and Dr. Harold Brown
Directory & Photography Committee - Fred Neighbors
Nature Club Committee - Gerry Swart
Book Club Committee - Frank Murphy
Stammtisch Committee - Alexander Neumann
Tuesday Club Committee - Karl Wyss
Nominating Committee - Robert Fairbrother
Legal Council - Stephen Teaford
Historian/Archivist - Myron Kratzer
Website Committee - Henry Pfendt
Website Administrator - Heide Gordon