Former Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture
Former Michigan Senator
Businessman, The Irwin Group
LSSU Outstanding Alumnus Award '91
Board of Trustees
Ann E. Parker Second Vice Chair
Ann E. Parker CAE, is Chief Operating Officer at the Small Business Association of Michigan. SBAM is a statewide trade association that helps small businesses succeed by promoting entrepreneurship, leveraging buying power and engaging in political advocacy.
Parker has been with SBAM for nineteen years, first serving as their Director of Government Relations. In her current capacity as COO, Parker oversees budget and finance, human resources, facilities management and governance.
Parker achieved the Certified Association Executive (CAE) in 1997. The CAE is the highest professional recognition in the association management field. Ann also holds a bachelor’s degree in social science from Michigan State University.
Ready for the Challenge
Lake Superior State University
2007 ASME District B Student Professional Development Conference
Impromptu Design Contest
March 30-April 1, 2007
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Hosted by ASME Student Section, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor