Douglas S. Bishop, Chair
Doug Bishop was appointed in July, 2006 to fill a term vacancy, and was sworn to serve until December 31, 2006. He then was elected to serve a six-year term through 2012, and reelected to serve another six-year term through 2018.
Bishop is a member of the NMC Foundation Board and the NMC Board of Trustees Policy Committee and is currently Chair of the Presidential Performance & Compensation Committee.
Bishop has been a practicing attorney in Traverse City since 1977. He has served as president of the Grand Traverse Bay YMCA, chairman of both the Traverse City Chamber of Commerce and its education committee, president of the Trojan Athletic Boosters and a volunteer legal services attorney at the Third Level Crisis Center. He is also a graduate of the United States Naval Academy, served five years active duty as a surface warfare officer and is a retired captain in the U.S. Naval Reserve.