Joseph S. Calvaruso, '78

Joseph S. Calvaruso, '78, Albion College Board of TrusteesProfessional Association: Executive Director, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation.

Education: Albion College, 1978. Western Michigan University, Masters of Business Administration.

Joseph Calvaruso graduated from Albion College in 1978. Upon graduation, he continued his studies earning his Master of Business Administration from Western Michigan University. Mr. Calvaruso currently serves as the Executive Director for the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Prior to his joining the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation in 2008, Mr. Calvaurso’s career past boasts over 29 years of experience in the banking industry. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President, Director of Risk Management at Mercantile Bank. In addition, he has extensive experience as Trip Lead for the White House advance team, both within the United States and overseas.

In addition to his current role, Mr. Calvaruso serves on numerous non-profit boards.

He and his wife Donna live in Galesburg, Michigan.

Mr. Calvaruso serves as an Albion College Trustee because…

his experience he had while attending Albion, which has allowed him to go on to have a successful business career and a wonderful life.