GRAND HAVEN, MI, Monday, June 1, 2020 – Gracious Grounds, a Grand Haven-based non-profit housing organization for adults with unique abilities has hired David Burdo as its new executive director. The organization’s founder and most recent executive director, Sandy Baker, retired at the end of 2019. Burdo joins Gracious Grounds as executive director following a career that includes 15 years of leadership and law practice in both nonprofit and for-profit organizations.
A Kalamazoo native, David received a degree in Business Finance from Butler University, followed by a Juris Doctor from the University of Dayton School of Law. Following nine years of practice as an attorney, David most recently served as the Director of Membership and Marketing, as well as Interim Executive Director, at the Tri-Cities Family YMCA.