Mr. John D. Hurd

(retired: president, Cabrillo Community College)

980 Mason Road
Petoskey, MI  49770

Term expires:
December 31, 2016

Board committees:
Academic and Student Affairs
Policy and Bylaws
Trustees-Faculty Liaison, chair

Hurd, retired president of Cabrillo Community College, Santa Cruz, California, was appointed to the Board of Trustees by Governor Jennifer Granholm on January 27, 2009, for an eight-year term. He has also served as president of Mohegan Community College in Norwich, Connecticut, and vice president of instruction and student services at Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor. Hurd was a member of the faculty at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and Eastern Michigan University. He also served as Washtenaw County Administrator/Controller, as the elected township supervisor of Lyndon Township in Washtenaw County, and was the chair of the Jackson County Road Commission. Mr. Hurd has a B.B.A and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan. He is a resident of Petoskey.