Spectrum Health System

Spectrum Health Board Adds Two New Members

December 12, 2018

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Dec. 12, 2018 – Two new members have joined the Spectrum Health System Board. Michael Todman and Daniel Hopp will serve for three years. Both individuals also are members of the Spectrum Health Lakeland Board, with Hopp serving as chair and Todman serving as vice chair and treasurer.

Hopp was senior vice president of corporate affairs and general counsel of Whirlpool Corporation at the time of his retirement in 2011. He joined Whirlpool as an attorney in 1979 and also served as assistant secretary and legal counsel and assistant general counsel. Prior to joining Whirlpool, he practiced law at Mayer, Brown and Platt in Chicago.

Hopp serves on the board of directors the Council for World-Class Communities in Benton Harbor and is a member of the St. Joseph Planning Commission. He also is lead director of Horizon Bancorp. He served as a Director of The Michigan Manufacturers Association. He is also a member of the Michigan, Illinois and Berrien County Bar Associations. Hopp earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Michigan in 1969 and a juris doctor degree from Wayne State University.

Todman retired as vice chairman of Whirlpool Corporation in December 2015.  He held several senior leadership positions during his tenure, including president, Whirlpool International; president, Whirlpool North America; and executive vice president and president, Whirlpool Europe. He was a member of the board of directors of Whirlpool Corporation from January 2006 until his retirement.

He also serves on the board of the Cornerstone Alliance Board of Directors, a non-profit, investor-governed economic development organization.  In addition, Todman serves as a director of Newell-Rubbermaid, Brown-Forman Corporation and Prudential Financial. He is a board member of the Boys and Girls Club of Benton Harbor, where he serves as its chair.  Todman, a native of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Georgetown University and began his career at Price Waterhouse and Co.

Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit health system that provides care and coverage, comprising 31,000+ team members, 14 hospitals (including Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital), a robust network of care facilities, teams of nationally recognized doctors and providers, and the nation’s third-largest provider-sponsored health plan, Priority Health, currently serving over 1 million members across the state of Michigan. People are at the heart of everything we do. Locally governed and headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, we are focused on our mission: to improve health, inspire hope and save lives. Spectrum Health has a legacy of strong community partnerships, philanthropy and transparency. Through experience, innovation and collaboration, we are reimagining a better, more equitable model of health and wellness.

Ellen Bristol
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