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Michael Rhoads

Michael Rhoads was a talented artist and designer who took great joy in mentoring the young designers he met along the way in his career. A graduate of the College for Creative Studies, he worked in the automotive industry for over 30 years, retiring  from General Motors Design. He contributed to many significant projects including the H2 Hummer and the first Chevy Volt as well as many successful truck programs. He is remembered by all whose life he touched for his giving spirit, humor, and his profound love for his family and friends.

the Michael Rhoads Summer Intensive Scholarship fund honors Mike's dedication to arts education and is an enduring legacy to his memory.

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