Chuck Rhome (immediate past president). My lovely Queen, Debbie and I have been married for twenty-eight years. We have six children, four girls, and two boys, all married adults located in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, and Texas. We have 13 grandchildren and a great granddaughter.
I graduated from Oakland Community College in 1991 with an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Industrial Management Technology. I served a four-year government sponsored apprenticeship from 1972 until 1976 to become a Journeyman Diemaker. I completed a second four-year government sponsored Apprenticeship in 1991 to become a Journeyman Die Designer. I survived thirty-six years in the corporate world at General Motors Corporation completing my career as a Senior stamping die designer of sheet metal auto body parts before retiring May 1st, 2006.