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2016 Annual Report

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Signature Special Event Sponsors We are fortunate to have extraordinarily dedicated signature event sponsors. Thank you for partnering with us and supporting our mission throughout the year. A Charmed Life Nail Salon Alliance Beverage Distributing Amway Amway Grand Plaza Hotel Aon Risk Services ARTISTRY Steve & Kathryn Bandstra Bank of America Charitable Foundation Barnes & Thornburg LLP Barracks 616 BDO USA, LLP BD's BBQ Belwith Products, LLC Berends Hendricks Stuit Insurance Agency Inc. Matt & Sheri Berger David & Jill Bielema Blacklamb Blank Rome LLP Bluewater Technologies Chuck & Christine Boelkins Bowers Harbor Vineyards Brothers Leather Supply Co. Bruce Heys Builders, Inc. Brush Studio Mark & Jennifer Bugge Buist Electric Allison Burr Jerry & Suzanne Callahan Calvin College Scott & Heidi Campbell Cancer & Hematology Centers of Western MI, PC Cascade Rental Center Chemical Bank The Chop House CitySén Lounge Natalie Cleary Colliers International CrossFit Luminary The Crown Jewel Spa & Salon Crystal Clean Auto Detailing Crystal Mountain Resort Cumulus Broadcasting Custer, Inc. CWD Real Estate Investment Cygnus27 Cynthia Kay & Company Czech Assest Management Davenport University David & Carol Van Andel Family Foundation Dear Prudence Deloitte Design 1 Salon Day Spa Aaron & Afton DeVos Dick's Sporting Goods Divani Jeffrey & Mary Dixon DK Security The Douglas & Maria DeVos Foundation Droscha Sugarbush Eastbrook Homes Eenhoorn, LLC Eileen DeVries Family Foundation Ellis Parking Eurest Ferris Coffee & Nut Co. Ferris State University Fifth Third Private Bank FireKeepers Casino Hotel First National Bank of Michigan FOODesign by Chef Brech Foot & Ankle Specialists of West Michigan Fred L. Hansen Corporation Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Dan & Lou Ann Gaydou The Gilmore Collection Golf Galaxy Goodwill Industries Dan & Magee Gordon Wes Gordon Gordon Food Service Inc. Grand Rapids Christian Schools Grand Rapids Community College Grand Rapids Symphony Grand Valley State University Granger Group Grey Skies Distillery Martin & Peggy Greydanus Jana Hall Harvey Automotive Paul & Sheryl Haverkate Honigman Hotel Walloon Howard Miller The H.T. Hackney Co. Huizenga Group Ice Sculptures, Ltd. The I.C.N. Foundation Michael & Susan Jandernoa Jandernoa Foundation Jeffery Roberts Design Kathi A. Wilson, DDS Keeler Andy & Christina Keller Kendall College of Art & Design John & Nancy Kennedy Craig & Debra Kinney The Kitchen by Wolfgang Puck Al & Robin Koop Lacks Enterprises, Inc. Lake Michigan Credit Union Ray & Jeannine Lanning Joe & Amanda Lanser Leigh's Leo's Life EMS Lighthouse Insurance Group, Inc. Little River Casino Resort Long Road Distillers Love's Ice Cream Gary & Vicky Ludema Luxeire Macatawa Bank Maple Hill Golf Course, Inc. McAlvey, Merchants & Associates M.C.L. by Matthew Campbell Laurenza McShane & Bowie, PLC Meijer Mark & Mary Beth Meijer Merrill Lynch - Bank of America Corporation Metro Health Hospital Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Mika Meyers, Beckett & Jones, PLC Jamie Mills & Jim Nichols The Mitten State MLive Media Group Modern Day Floral Mike & Rachel Mraz My Auto Import Center National Christian Foundation West Michigan Neiman Marcus New Holland Brewing Co. Norris Perne & French Northern Cross Foundation Northstar Commercial Lee & Alexandra Perez Peter C. & Emajean Cook Foundation Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services Pioneer Construction Pitsch Companies Posh Petals Preusser Jewelers Priority Health RE/MAX of Grand Rapids, Inc. Regal Financial Group LLC Deidre & Jeff Remtema Reserve Wine & Food The Richard & Helen DeVos Foundation Brenda & Tom Rinks Rockford Construction Sarah & Todd Rollman John & Therese Rowerdink Rowerdink, Inc. Saint Mary's Health Care SecurAlarm Systems The Sharpe Collection Sip Organic Juice Bar Six.One.Six Slows BarBQ Sobie Meats Spectrum Health Rob & Susan Stafford Standard Lumber Steelcase Inc. Stephen Klotz Family Foundation The Steve & Amy Van Andel Foundation Tom & Mary Stuit Sweetie-licious Bakery Café Taconic Charitable Foundation Steve & Cheryl Timyan Todd Wenzel Automotive Townsquare Media Tre Cugini Truscott Rossman Twisted Rooster Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts U.S. Bank Van Eerden Food Service Dave & Beth Van Portfliet Brian & Lori Vander Baan Marsha & Larry Veenstra The Veldheer, Long, Mackay & Bernecker Group of Merrill Lynch Russell & Christine Visner Waddell & Reed - Aaron DeVos Wallinwood Springs Golf Course Warner Norcross & Judd LLP Wells Fargo West Michigan Women Magazine Wheelhouse Scott & Rebecca Wierda Williams Kitchen & Bath Greg & Meg Willit Bob & Karen Wiltz Wolverine Power Systems Wolverine Worldwide Women's Lifestyle Aaron & Amanda Wong Wuskowhan Players Club XS Energy Drink Your Shower Door Jim & Jane Zwiers 44 | VAN ANDEL INSTITUTE ANNUAL REPORT 2016

Institute Leadership Team “From our founding, early development and growth into a global institute, our most important asset has always been abundantly clear—people.” David Van Andel David Van Andel Van Andel Institute Chairman & CEO David Van Andel is Chairman and CEO of Van Andel Institute in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He is also an entrepreneur involved in several other business interests in the natural and life science products industries. The son of Jay Van Andel, founder of the Van Andel Institute and co-founder of Amway Corporation, he is currently a member of Amway’s Board of Directors and serves on its Executive, Governance and Audit committees. Prior to leading Van Andel Institute, he had been in various positions at Amway since 1977, including chief operating officer of Amway’s Pyxis Innovations Business Unit and he was senior vice president–Americas and Europe, overseeing Amway business activities in North America and 22 European and 11 Latin American affiliates. Jerry Callahan, M.B.A., Ph.D. Vice President, Innovations & Collaborations Jana Hall Chief Operations Officer Peter Jones, Ph.D., D.Sc. Chief Scientific Officer, Van Andel Research Institute Timothy Myers Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Terra Tarango Director & Education Officer, Van Andel Education Institute Steven J. Triezenberg, Ph.D. President & Dean, Van Andel Institute Graduate School Linda Zarzecki Vice President of Human Resources VAN ANDEL INSTITUTE ANNUAL REPORT 2016 | 45

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