The UMBS Advisory Committee is a non-governing body made up of station alumni and friends. It works with the Director to increase the station's visibility and improve its financial sustainability.
The current UMBS Advisory Committee members are:
Thomas Borders, U-M alumnus (MA); co-founder, Borders Book Shop; President, Midtown Group
David Cole, U-M alumnus (BSME, MSME, PhD ME); founder and chair, Center for Automotive Research
Hal Davis, UMBS alumnus and former TA; U-M alumnus (BA, MBA); founder, BlueGill Technologies
David Gates, UMBS past director, former instructor, alumnus and "camp kid;" U-M alumnus (BS, MS, PhD)
Joel Heinen, UMBS former instructor, researcher and TA, and alumnus; Professor of Earth and Environment, Florida International University
Mark Paddock, UMBS past Associate Director
Marilynn Smith, UMBS mini-course instructor, former researcher and alumna; retired biology teacher and mycologist
Christopher Steffen, U-M alumnus (BA); retired executive from business, including CitiCorp/CitiBank, Honeywell, Inc., and Chrysler Corporation.
Marty Stockard, UMBS former Dean of Women and "camp kid;" U-M alumna (BA)
Mac Waldorf, UMBS alumnus; U-M alumnus (BS); co-founder, Apjohn Group