The Roster

Host/organizer: David L. Stanley- teacher/science guy, author, voice-over artist, and a quiet rabble-rouser.



  1. Willie Buford – Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce YouthQuest director
  2. Gary Fiedler – Director of Greater Flint Arts Council
  3. Greg Flowers – Founder of Boneheadx  Snowboard, Director of USASA Snowboard series, and breakthrough design/engineering guy
  4. Joel Rash – Red Ink and community booster par excellence
    1. Joel may be out of town, if so, then see no. 5
    2. Jon Hardman and Mike Wright, Founders of Factory Two, Flint’s Maker Space
    3. Chene Koppitz – Communications director, FIA
    4. Luke Lloyd – Flint basketball legend, Women’s BB coach at SVSU, and inventor of the Dribblestick
    5. Linda Samarah – Community activist and Muslim thought leader
    6. Wes Stoody – Powers graduate, EMU X-C star, and co-founder of Article One Eyewear
    7. Lee Thompson – Flint’s Indie film maker and author
    8. Ted Valley – Founder of Vertigo Theatrics, Flint Comix, and all the great stuff at Masonic Temple
    9. Deanna Ziots – actress, singer, alternative health care expert