President and CEO(Retired) of Reike Packaging Systems
A graduate of Trine University, Mr. Brooks has demonstrated a commitment to enhancing the student education to better prepare them to obtain future success. Mr. Brooks has served as a member of the Trine University Board of Trustees since 2007, and currently serves as the chairman of the university’s finance committee. He has also consistently supported Trine University, and has been instrumental in the creation of its new plastics minor. Mr. Brooks also serves as the President and of Reike Packaging Systems, and the President of TriMas Corp. In 2014, Mr. Brooks was awarded with the Trine University Pillar of Success Award to commemorate his important contributions and support to enhancing the educational programs at his alma mater.
Vice Chairman, President and Owner of Croxton & Roe Insurance Service
Mr. Nedele has a passion for supporting community institutions. In addition to his position as president and owner of Croxton & Roe Insurance Service, Mr. Nedele also serves as a board member on the Steuben County Community Foundation after previously serving on the foundation’s Grants Committee. Mr. Nedele is also a Board Member for Cameron Community Hospital and First Savings Bank. He also co-founded and currently serves as a member of the Board of Trustees for the YMCA Camp Potawotami.
Vice President for Administration/Chief of Staff, Trine University.
Gretchen M. Miller has over twenty years of higher education administration, economic development, fundraising, project management, and marketing experience. She has been part of the Trine University team since 2011 and serves as Vice President for Administration and Chief of Staff. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Business Management from Hillsdale College and a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing from Walden University.