We are pleased to welcome Richard (Rich) Cherry to our Board of Directors! Rich joined the board earlier this fall and is a proud product of Southwestern Michigan. He attended Kalamazoo College for his undergraduate degree in Political Science and earned his law degree from Wayne State University Law School.
Rich is currently a partner at Miller Johnson – a full-service law firm in Michigan. Prior to joining Miller Johnson, he served as the Deputy City Attorney for the City of Kalamazoo. Rich is a member of the Michigan Association of Municipal Attorneys, and is on the Kalamazoo Choral Arts Board of Directors. He also served as the President of the Judge Charles A. Pratt Bar Association and the Board President for the Douglass Community Association. In his legal career, Rich specializes in litigation, municipal law, and labor and employment law and also has extensive experience in the areas of community and economic development.
In his free time, Rich spends quality time with his wife, Katie, and his three kids, Austin, Norah and Miles.