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1001 Inventions Community Advisory Panel Members

The Michigan Science Center thanks the following individuals for their help in bringing 1001 Inventions: Untold Stories from a Golden Age of Innovation to life in Detroit.

Devon Akmon
Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS)

Augustin V. Arbulu
Michigan Department of Civil Rights

Jeevak Badve
Product Innovation Studio

Najah Bazzy
Friends of 1001 Inventions Michigan Member

Dalila Bendali-Amor
General Motors Corporation

April Boyle
Build Institute

Robert Bruttel
Interfaith Leadership Council

Robert Bury
Detroit Historical Museum

Robin Cash, Ph.D.
Ford Motor Company

Jennifer Czajkowski
Detroit Institute of Arts

Rami Debouk, Ph.D.
General Motors Corporation

Dima El-Gamal, Ph.D.
Friends of 1001 Inventions Michigan Chair

Nailah Ellis-Brown
Ellis Island Tea

Jill Ford
Detroit Mayor’s Office

Kristie Ford
Detroit Public Schools Community District

Anika Goss-Foster
Detroit Future City

Peter Hammer
Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights

Georgeann Herbert
Detroit Public Television

Rich Homberg
Detroit Public Television

Siham Jaafar
3D Consulting & Communications

Saeed Khan
WSU / Friends of 1001 Inventions Michigan

David Kurzmann
Jewish Community Relations Council of Metropolitan Detroit

Alycia Meriweather
Detroit Public Schools Community District

Patricia Mooradian
The Henry Ford

Juanita Moore
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Pamela Moore
Detroit Public Schools Foundation

Youssef Mosallam
Dearborn Public Schools


Fattum Mutahr
General Motors Corporation

Shelly Otenbaker
WayPoint Marketing

Christian Overland

The Henry Ford

Sarah Prues-Hecker
Prues-Hecker LLC

Salvador Salort-Pons
Detroit Institute of Arts

Christal Sheppard, Ph.D.
United States Patent and Trademark Office

Jennifer Smith
Closing the Gap

Steve Spreitzer
Michigan Roundtable

Shirley Stancato
New Detroit

Shawn Stanford
Michigan Department of Civil Rights

Olga Stella
Detroit Creative Corridor Center

David Tarver
Wayne State University

Eric Thomas
SAGA Marketing

Carla Walker-Miller
Walker-Miller Energy Services, L.L.C.

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