John D. Lewis

Chairman of the Board

John Lewis joined Flagstar in October 2012 as non-executive chairman of the boards of the company and the bank.

From 2006 to early 2015, he served as managing director of the investment banking firm of Donnelly Penman & Partners. Currently, he is head of the firm’s investment committee and advisory board member of the Donnelly Penman Fund, LLC, which invests in small community start-up banks across the U.S. He joined Donnelly Penman from Comerica Bank, where he had a 36-year career. While at Comerica he served as vice chairman, director of Comerica Incorporated and Comerica Bank, and a member of the management policy committee and management council.

He is active in leadership positions in many civic and community organizations, serving as non-executive chairman of Beaumont Health System and the University of Detroit Mercy. He also is a trustee of the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, and past chairman of the Greater Detroit Area Health Council and New Detroit, Inc.

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