West Michigan Tech Talent Mission:

To engage employers of IT professionals with best practices, resources, and a community to help grow, recruit, develop, and retain a world class IT workforce in West Michigan.

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We're looking for talented, enthusiastic people just like you.

Board Members


Bob Clarkson  [Davenport University]

Cliff Burgess [Gentex Corportaion]

Jad Abou-Maarouf [Farmers Insurance]

Paul Leidig [Grand Valley State University]

Cindy Brown [Hello West Michigan]

Jeff Kurburski [Herman Miller]

Mark Buikema [Herman Miller]

Lindsey Tilley [Kent Intermediate School District]

John Vancil [Open Systems Technologies]


Jay Keller [Our Daily Bread Ministries]

Rob Geer [Randstad Technologies]

Jennifer Jurgens [Salespad LLC]

Robert Wright [Spartan Nash]

Jane Gietzen  [Spectrum Health]

Patrick O'Hare [Spectrum Health]

Doug Benner [Steelcase]

Deb Lyzenga [West Michigan Works!]