Susan Michelson Founder/Chairman, Dick Wagner “Remember the Child” Memorial Fund; Artist Manager/Producer, Desert Dreams Artists
As a Voice Major at Boston University Susan studied counterpoint and composition by day -- and rock n roll at night. Graduating with a Bachelor of Music and Minor in Education, Susan began her career as a music educator in grades K through 9. As a recording and touring artist, Susan has had the honor of working with Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Hoyt Axton, Mary Wells, among many. Entrepreneurial by nature, Susan and husband Alex Cyrell founded...


Victoria WoodyVictoria Woody Director of Development, Co-Producer, The Dick Wagner "Remember the Child" Memorial Fund

Howard HertzHoward Hertz Co-Chairman/Executive Director, Dick Wagner "Remember the Child" Memorial Fund

Artie KornfeldArtie Kornfeld Co-Founder, The Woodstock Music & Arts Festival, 1969

Darren McDunnoughDarren McDunnough Founder and President/CEO of McDunnough, Inc., McD Prime.

Tony D'AnnunzioTony D'Annunzio Film Producer; Director, Technical Advisor

Jonathan MillerJonathan Miller CPA, President, Jonathan Miller, CPA, PC

Alan Wolinetz Alan Wolinetz Chief Financial Officer, Catholic Charities, New York, NY, Senior Vice President, Republic National Bank

Lea Sigiel WolinetzLea Sigiel Wolinetz Founder The Golden Bridge of Friendship, now known as Kidsave; Educator, Board of Education, New York, NY



CEO/Founder: Susan Michelson, Dick Wagner "Remember the Child" Memorial Fund
Producer/Director: Susan Michelson
Chairman/Executive Director: Howard Hertz, Hertz Schram PC
Co-Producer, Director of Volunteers: Victoria Woody
Co-Founder: Marshall Block, Real ii Reel Productions, LLC
Sponsor: Mark McManus, CEO, New Horizons Computer Learning Centers
Paul Averill, Chief Executive Officer, Wired4health, Inc.
Joe Bellanca, Hertz Schram PC
Tony Bizon, Music for a Cause
Richard Blondy, Direct from Detroit Photography
Paul Brown, Music Director
Lynn Clark-Geiner, Launch Showcase
Tony D'Annunzio, Producer/Director, Loud Productions, LLC
Taylor Greenshields, Stage Techmastery
Bill Harder, Comcast Communications
John Kearney, Stage Techmastery
Brian Major, The Major Group
Ali McManus, Youth Ambassador
Auction Acquisitions, Team Building: Julie McManus
Jim Feahr,
 Cherry Festival, Line Producer
Jon Gillies, Iron Street Studio
Gary Graff, Music Journalist, Author
Darren McDunnough, McDunnough Inc.
Brian Pastoria, Harmonie Park Entertainment/Unite Detroit
Doug Podell, WCSX Radio
Karl Rausch, Senior Editor, Ringside Entertainment
Don Richard, Dream Domain
Kathy Vargo, On the Rocks, Detroit
Peter Veach, Culinary Innovations
Tony Villarreal, Thunder Audio
Mike Velasco, Mike Velasco Real Estate
David Winans II, The Winans Family


Susan Michelson, Producer, Director

Victoria Woody, Director of Development / Co-Producer

Howard Hertz, Chairman/Executive Director

Doug Podell, Emcee

Susan Michelson and Victoria Woody welcome the crowd, onstage, MotorCity Casino, Sound Board, Detroit.

Marshall Block, President, Real II Reel Productions, Fenton MI, and a Co-Founder of The Dick Wagner “Remember the Child” Memorial Fund.