P. O. Box 2307, Bay City, Michigan 48707   (989) 667-2910

 SOS's Officers and Board Members


Ernie Krygier President 785 Bay Road Bay City 989 684-2830
Christopher Pinter Treasurer 1017 Brissette Beach Rd Kawkawlin 989 684-9542
Frank Whalen Secretary 293 Donahue Bch Bay City 989 686-2176
Bern Uhlmann Director 251 Donahue Beach Bay City 989-684-7145
David Almeter Director 3804 Lee Point Rd. Suttons Bay 231 271-6554
Ron Graham Director 789 Bay Rd Bay City 989 414-6426
Alan Weverstad Director   Traverse City  
Yvonne Miller Director   Sand Point  

 

 

BIOGRAPHY  OF OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS


Francis W. Whalen - Secretary

Frank is a lifelong resident of Bay City.  He and his wife, Joanne, first bought a cottage on  Donahue Beach in 1980, tore that down in 1994, and built a home.  He and Joanne are the parents of two adult sons.  Frank graduated from Handy High School, attended Delta College, and graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science Degree.  Frank is a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in Vietnam in April 1968 to April 1969.  He spent that time doing infantry type duties such as, walking point, squad leader, ambushes, and lastly, RTO for the company commander.  He was awarded the Combat Infantry Badge (CIB)  and was twice awarded the Bronze Star with V device for heroism in ground combat.  In 1979, Frank and Joanne bought the franchise for the Seven Eleven store being built on Wilder Road and that is where he spends all his time.  He was awarded the Seven Eleven President's award in 2000.  Frank is a member of the Bay City Lions Club and a number of Veteran organizations.  He enjoys boating, golf, and racquetball.


Christopher Pinter - Treasurer

Chris was born and raised in Flint, MI. He graduated from Flint Central High School in 1984. Chris completed his undergraduate and graduate studies in social work at the University of Michigan in 1991. He has worked with persons with mental illness and developmental disabilities for the last 20 years and is the director of managed care services for Bay-Arenac Behavioral Health in Bay City MI. Chris and his wife Janis moved to Bay City in 1995 and live on Brissette Beach.


Yvonne Miller - Director

Yvonne is an accomplished Senior Project Manager with 20 years of experience in the financial services and automotive industries.  She was certified by the Project Management Institute in 2001 and served for 4 years on the Board of Directors of the PMI Financial Services Group.  Yvonne's past work experience has focused on Project Portfolio Management for large companies such as Ford Motor Company and Comerica Bank, where she presently serves as a Vice President. 

Yvonne is results-oriented with outstanding complex problem solving and analytical skills, and empowering leadership style.  She has displayed results managing multi-million dollar corporate initiatives and process reengineering projects.  Yvonne has highly refined written & oral communications skills and is an effective and energetic group facilitator. 

Yvonne holds degrees from the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) in Economics and Secondary Education.  She lives on Lake Huron with her husband, Scott, and enjoys keeping busy with her family and friends, water sports, exercise and travelling.