Our Board of Directors

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.

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.


Crystal is the owner and Published Event Extraordinaire of Crystal Marie Events LLC in Detroit, MI. Crystal Marie is also a 3 time author and Speaker. She has an extensive background is biologics, healthcare and nutrition and food science. She received her Biology degree from Virginia Union University and her Nutrition & Food Science degree from Madonna University. Crystal Marie is also the creator of the lifestyle movement Fear Doesn’t Go With My Outfit. Encouraging women to crush fear with their stilettos and live life out loud and on purpose. Read more here thecrystalmarie.com