Raymond Vlasin is the President of ELi's Board of Directors. Ray has served in various roles at Michigan State University since 1971, including Dean, Department Chair, Professor, Extension Specialist, and Extension Program Leader. He is an expert in organizational management. As a long-time resident of East Lansing, he has volunteered his time in many local and state venues. In addition to being a long-time leader in his own East Lansing neighborhood, Ray served on the City of East Lansing’s Financial Health Team.