Mr. Richard K. Studley, chair

​President & CEO

Michigan Chamber of Commerce
600 S. Walnut St.
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 371-2100

Term expires:
December 31, 2022

Board committees:
Academic and Student Affairs Committee
Audit Committee
Finance and Facilities Committee
Trustees-Faculty Liaison Committee
Trustees-Student Liaison Committee

Studley was appointed to the Board of Trustees by Governor Rick Snyder for an eight-year term expiring December 31, 2022. Mr. Studley became President & Chief Executive Officer of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce in July of 2008. Before being appointed President & CEO, he served as the Chamber’s Executive Vice President from 2005-2008 and has worked for the Chamber since 1981. In June 2013, he was elected to the Board of Directors of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and in September 2013, was elected to the Board of Directors of the Council of State Chambers. Mr. Studley has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Alma College and a Master of Science in Administration degree from Central Michigan University. He and his family live in Grand Ledge.