David Mengebier

Immediate Past Chair

Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation
President & CEO

Prior to joining the Community Foundation in 2018, David G. Mengebier served for 17 years as senior vice president of governmental, regulatory and public affairs, and president of the Consumers Energy Foundation. In this role, Mengebier led a range of corporate functions, including governmental and regulatory affairs, communications, charitable giving, community relations and sustainability. Mengebier also served for eight years as the company’s chief ethics and compliance officer.

Mengebier holds a bachelor’s degree in economics, public administration and political science from Michigan State University and a law degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He earned an MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan in 2006. David and his wife, Molly, moved to Traverse City in June 2016. They have three adult daughters.