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Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of thine hand to do it.
-Proverbs 3:27

Randall Thompson, President of New Centurion Foundation

Randall Thompson serves as President of the New Centurion Civil Society Initiative. He is currently employed as President & CEO at Integration Strategies LLC, was previously Chief of Staff to the Policy Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives, External Affairs Director for Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson, aide to Attorney General Mike Cox, and legislative aide in the Michigan Legislature. Randall earned an M.A. in Economics from University of Detroit-Mercy. He lives in Fenton, Michigan with his wife and five children.

Brian Koss

Brian Koss is a political consultant, educator, writer and civic minded thinker concerned with the building social capital in metropolitan Detroit. He aims to provide an intellectual foundation to the Civil Society Initiative, as well as to build both bridging and bonding networks that strengthen the relationships with civic institutions in the city, region and state. Brian has a Masters in Applied Politics from the Bliss Institute at the University of Akron and is an adjunct faculty member at Northwood University. He lives in Troy with his wife, Grace, and daughter, Providence.

John Cruz

While John’s background is in online technologies, he has recently moved into the arenas of city planning and political consulting. John holds a Master's degree in Urban Planning from Wayne State University. In addition to his work as a PHP developer, John has been a web content producer for CBS, a social media manager, an ecommerce consultant, an immigration policy researcher, political strategist for numerous campaigns, including a role as Michigan campaign director for Gary Johnson for President 2012. In his spare time, he runs the website urbanistdispatch.com, dedicated to city planning and the challenges of urban areas. Other hobbies include photography as well as playing the saxophone and guitar. John resides in Mt. Clemens, in the Metro-Detroit area.

Chad Miles

Chad Miles is the founder and executive director of Sling & Stone Outfitters, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is dedicated to helping disabled veterans experience the outdoors. As a former political advisor specializing in technology issues, he has consulted with numerous candidates at the local, state and federal levels. In 2006 Chad ran for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives in Michigan’s 14th Congressional District. While the campaign was ultimately unsuccessful, the experience was invaluable. Chad served seven years on active duty in the Army with the 82nd Airborne Division, 2nd Infantry Division and the 5th Special Forces Group. He is a graduate of the Non-Commissioned Officer Academy at Ft. Bragg, North Carolina and the U.S. Army Intelligence School. Additionally, he holds a degree in political science from the University of Michigan – Dearborn. Chad lives in beautiful rural Ohio with his wife Renée and their six children.

Andrew Anuzis, Founder & Advisor

Andrew Anuzis is the former President of the Associated Builders & Contractors of Michigan, Director of Issue Advocacy for the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, and served as Chief of Staff and Senior Policy Advisor to U.S. Representative Thaddeus McCotter and U.S. Representative Mike Rogers respectively. Anuzis was Campaign Manager and Consultant to Clark Durant for United State Senate and is a veteran of many political campaigns. He serves as Boy Scout leader, is active in his church, and he, his wife, and four sons reside in Metro-Detroit.
 
 

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