Our Board of Directors

Cyndi Booker has more than a decade experience in marketing, with an extensive background in developing strategies and managing national campaigns for automotive and financial companies. She uses marketing words like target audience, CRM, experiential, market segmentation, competitive analysis, funnel and penetration.

Vegan dishes that taste like their carnivore parallels excite her more than they should. She enjoys the comedic musings of Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, and Bill Burr. She’d love it if you could recommend a book with a character written as eerie as Anton Chigurh from No Country For Old Men.

She received her Bachelors Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from Michigan State University. Go Green.

Gary L. Fenderson was born and raised in Detroit Michigan, the youngest of three siblings.

He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from the University of Detroit Mercy in 1997. He is currently employed with Eagan Orthodontics, P.C., in Southfield Michigan, where he has faithfully served his community as an Orthodontic assistant for nearly 18 years.

He is married to his beautiful wife of 5 years and together they have a 3 year old daughter who is the light of their lives.

He has previous volunteer experience with Oakwood Hospital (Dearborn Michigan) and Children’s Hospital of Michigan (Detroit Michigan) amongst others. He enjoys spending time with friends and family, reading, traveling the world, and running in marathons. In the future, he plans to start a nonprofit organization of his own in honor of his deceased parents.

Alena Hickman is a Registered Dietitian from Southfield, Michigan. Her passion is promoting health and preventing disease through nutrition. She has always been interested in science and in the health and well being of the mind, body, and spirit. She ultimately decided to pursue a career in Dietetics because food and nutrition play such a key role in maintaining physical and mental health. Alena graduated from the University of Michigan with her Bachelor of Science degree in Brain, Behavior, and Cognitive Sciences. Following, she completed a master’s program in Public Health and Dietetics at the University of Michigan’s School of Public Health.

Aside from learning about nutrition, she enjoys staying fit, shopping, singing, reading, and traveling.

Mary Lake has more than 19 years in marketing, creative directing and event management. She has extensive background in developing and implementing innovative and creative marketing campaigns for companies. She received her Bachelors Degree in Communications from the University of Detroit Mercy and a MBA in Business Administration and Marketing from Davenport University.

Mary loves spending time with her husband and three children.

A graduate of the Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Attorney Deanna Waller-Bundy is a member the State Bar of Michigan, Federal Bar Association, Consumer Bar Association, American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI), and the Wolverine Bar Association. She has been practicing for 8 years. Attorney Waller-Bundy received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and her MBA from Northwood University. In addition to her legal experience, she worked as an information technology business consultant for nearly 20 years.

Deanna P. Waller-Bundy is married with two daughters and one grandson.