ASE Welcomes Six New Board Members

Troy, MI March 3, 2021 — ASE, Michigan’s trusted HR partner and largest employer association, has added six new members to their Board of Directors for 2021.  Five members moved off the slate due to term limits and retirements. 


New Board Members 

  • Kay DouglasPresident/Founder, Douglas Marketing Group 

  • Deloris HuntChief Human Resources Officer, Michigan Medicine – University of Michigan 

  • Amy SchultzExecutive Director – Organizational Effectiveness & Chief Learning Officer 

  • Tricia Snyder, Vice President, Employee & Labor Relations, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan 

  • Thomas Wolfe, Jr.Senior Vice President, Ziebart International Corporation 

  • Brent Yax, President, Awecomm Technologies, LLC 

ASE thanks their outgoing members: 

  • Diane Antishin, Vice President, HR Operations and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, DTE Energy 

  • Beth Ardisana, Chief Executive Officer, ASG Renaissance 

  • Elliot Forsyth, Vice President of Business Operations, Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center 

  • Cathy Goheen, Vice President, Human Resources, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan 

  • Frank T. Mamat, Attorney-in-Charge, Barnes & Thornburg LLP 


The changes were announced by ASE President & CEO Mary E. Corrado.  “ASE is pleased to welcome these highly regarded new board members. Their breadth of knowledge and experience will help ASE continue to grow as we have for 118 years,” stated Corrado. “In addition, I am very thankful for the many years of service our resigning board members served.” 


About ASE 

ASE is Michigan’s trusted HR partner.  ASE is a non-profit, membership organization – everything we do is based on the needs of members and to drive the success of their organizations.  ASE strengthens organization’s HR departments by offering member benefits and discounted services that span the entire employee lifecycle including recruitment, development, and retention while minimizing compliance risk. We provide our members guidance through new legislation and workplace issues such as those currently occurring with the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about ASE at  


Media Contact: Heather Nezich, Manager, Communications, ASE, 248.223.8040, [email protected]