CORNERSTONE ALLIANCE

Address
80 W MAIN ST
BENTON HARBOR, MI 49022
Contact
Website: http://cstonealliance.org
Phone: +1 (269) 925-6100
Nonprofit
NTEE: S30 - Economic Development
EIN: 38-2772476

Mission

See Schedule O
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1988
Subsection code03
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Metropolitan statistical area0870
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$290,480.00$290,923.00$284,621.00$257,679.00$265,402.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$354,725.00$361,710.00$353,834.00$332,344.00$336,415.00
Number of employees1516171918
Number of people compensated >$100k22222
Number of volunteers5050505050
Number of highly compensated contractors0000 
Personnel
Amat, Len
Title    DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)
Name of key/compensated person    LEN AMAT
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Ballard, Perry
Title DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person PERRY BALLARDPERRY BALLARDPERRY BALLARDPERRY BALLARD
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.000.00
Brandstatter, Patrick
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personPATRICK BRANDSTATTERPATRICK BRANDSTATTER   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Chesser, Wendy
Title    PRESIDENT AND CEO
Name of key/compensated person    WENDY DANT CHESSER
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org    40.00
Reportable compensation from org    $141,066.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $16,768.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    5.00
Cleveland, Robert
TitlePRESIDENT/CEOPRESIDENT/CEO   
Name of key/compensated personROBERT CLEVELANDROBERT CLEVELAND   
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.00   
Reportable compensation from org$159,658.00$50,046.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$19,972.00$2,050.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Cook, Chris
Title   DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   CHRIS COOKCHRIS COOK
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   0.000.00
Cook, Christopher
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTOPHER COOKCHRISTOPHER COOKCHRISTOPHER COOK  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.00  
Crowder, Bill
Title    DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    BILL CROWDER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Devries, Richard
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personRICHARD DEVRIESRICHARD DEVRIES   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Dyer, Rick
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personRICK DYERRICK DYERRICK DYERRICK DYER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.00 
Easterling, Gary
TitleDIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTORDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personGARY EASTERLINGGARY EASTERLINGGARY EASTERLING  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.00  
Finan, Jim
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personJIM FINANJIM FINANJIM FINANJIM FINAN 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.00 
Garey, Mike
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personMIKE GAREYMIKE GAREYMIKE GAREYMIKE GAREY 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.00 
Gebbie, Joel
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personJOEL GEBBIEJOEL GEBBIE   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Geik, Scott
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personScott Geik    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Goff, Mary
Title   DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   MARY GOFFMARY GOFF
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   0.000.00
Green, Ted
Title  DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person  TED GREENTED GREENTED GREEN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.000.00
Griesinger, Ronald
TitleSECRETARY AND CFOSECRETARY AND CFOSECRETARY AND CFOSECRETARY AND CFOSECRETARY AND CFO
Name of key/compensated personRONALD GRIESINGERRONALD GRIESINGERRONALD GRIESINGERRONALD GRIESINGERRONALD GRIESINGER
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$86,660.00$82,319.00$94,696.00$91,256.00$92,109.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$24,190.00$18,231.00$23,915.00$18,726.00$15,459.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs10.0010.0010.0010.0010.00
Hamel, Loren
Title    DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)
Name of key/compensated person    DR LOREN HAMEL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Hannan, Jeff
Title    DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)
Name of key/compensated person    JEFF HANNAN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Harrison, Robert
TitleDIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personROBERT HARRISONROBERT HARRISONDR ROBERT HARRISONDR ROBERT HARRISONDR ROBERT HARRISON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Heugel, Chris
Title    DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    CHRIS HEUGEL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Holgate, David
Title   DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   DAVID HOLGATEDAVID HOLGATE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   0.000.00
Hopp, Dan
Title   DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   DAN HOPPDAN HOPP
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   0.000.00
Janick, John
TitleCHAIRCHAIRCHAIRCHAIRCHAIR
Name of key/compensated personJOHN JANICKJOHN JANICKJOHN JANICKJOHN JANICKJOHN JANICK
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Kellogg, Lynn
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personLYNN KELLOGGLYNN KELLOGGLYNN KELLOGGLYNN KELLOGGLYNN KELLOGG
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Kerber, Lynn
Title DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTORDIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person LYNN KERBERLYNN KERBERLYNN KERBERLYNN KERBER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.000.00
Kozminski, Ken
Title DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)
Name of key/compensated person KEN KOZMINSKIKEN KOZMINSKI KEN KOZMINSKI
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue True
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.00 1.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.00 0.00
Krock, David
Title    DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    DAVID KROCK
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Landeck, Paul
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personPAUL LANDECKPAUL LANDECKPAUL LANDECKPAUL LANDECKPAUL LANDECK
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Maki, Phil
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personPHIL MAKIPHIL MAKIPHIL MAKIPHIL MAKIPHIL MAKI
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Marohn, Jim
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personJIM MAROHNJIM MAROHNJIM MAROHNJIM MAROHNJIM MAROHN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Marsh, Richard
Title    DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)
Name of key/compensated person    RICHARD MARSH
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
Meeks, Barbara
Title DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person BARBARA MEEKSBARBARA MEEKSBARBARA MEEKSBARBARA MEEKS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.000.00
Mitchell, Dan
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personDAN MITCHELLDAN MITCHELL   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Murphy, Anna
Title    DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    ANNA MURPHY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    1.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    0.00
O'Niel, Greg
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personGREG O'NIELGREG O'NIELGREG O'NIELGREG O'NIELGREG O'NIEL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
O'Rourke, Terry
TitleDIRECTOR    
Name of key/compensated personTerry O'Rourke    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Peters, Jim
TitleVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated personJIM PETERSJIM PETERSJIM PETERSJIM PETERSJIM PETERS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Powell, Greg
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personGREG POWELLGREG POWELLGREG POWELLGREG POWELLGREG POWELL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Pratt, Victoria
Title PRESIDENT (PART YEAR)PRESIDENTPRESIDENT 
Name of key/compensated person VICTORIA PRATTVICTORIA PRATTVICTORIA PRATT 
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org 40.0040.0040.00 
Reportable compensation from org $125,583.00$155,000.00$128,247.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $7,728.00$14,010.00$11,582.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.00 
Reimers, Randy
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personRANDY REIMERSRANDY REIMERSRANDY REIMERSRANDY REIMERSRANDY REIMERS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Schaffer, David
Title TREASURER (PART YEAR)TREASURERTREASURERTREASURER
Name of key/compensated person DAVID SCHAFFERDAVID SCHAFFERDAVID SCHAFFERDAVID SCHAFFER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.000.00
Smith, Joan
Title  DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)VICE CHAIRVICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated person  JOAN SMITHJOAN SMITHJOAN SMITH
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.000.00
Stephens, Stacey
Title   DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   STACEY STEPHENSSTACEY STEPHENS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   0.000.00
Tirado, Norma
Title  DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person  NORMA TIRADONORMA TIRADONORMA TIRADO
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.000.00
Tirado-Kellenberger, Norma
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personNORMA TIRADO-KELLENBERGERNORMA TIRADO-KELLENBERGER   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Todman, Lynn
TitleDIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR   
Name of key/compensated personLYNN TODMANLYNN TODMAN   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Todman, Michael
TitleVICE CHAIR    
Name of key/compensated personMICHAEL TODMAN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Vaughn, Greg
TitleCOOCOOC.O.O.C.O.O.CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Name of key/compensated personGREG VAUGHNGREG VAUGHNGREG VAUGHNGREG VAUGHNGREG VAUGHN
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$108,407.00$103,762.00$104,138.00$112,841.00$103,240.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$17,470.00$11,663.00$13,303.00$11,362.00$9,968.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs10.0010.0010.0010.0035.00
Villa, Rick
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated personRICK VILLARICK VILLARICK VILLARICK VILLARICK VILLA
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00 0.000.000.00
Visel, Barry
Title   DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person   BARRY VISELBARRY VISEL
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   0.000.00
Weber, Larry
Title DIRECTOR (PART YEAR)DIRECTORDIRECTORDIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person LARRY WEBERLARRY WEBERLARRY WEBERLARRY WEBER
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.000.000.00
von Dorpowski, Bryan
TitleTREASURERTREASURER   
Name of key/compensated personBRYAN VON DORPOWSKIBRYAN VON DORPOWSKI   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00    
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesSee Schedule OSee Schedule OSEE SCHEDULE OSEE SCHEDULE OTO PROMOTE AND ENCOURAGE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE CITIES OF BENTON HARBOR AND ST. JOSEPH AND THE CHARTER TOWNSHIPS OF BENTON, ST. JOSEPH, LINCOLN, ROYALTON, AND THE VILLAGES OF STEVENSVILLE AND SHOREHAM.
Program service expenses, total$1,608,073.00$14,414,943.00$1,560,476.00$11,548,478.00$2,111,237.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
CORNERSTONE ALLIANCE IS AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (EDO) ENGAGED IN ACTIVITIES TO IMPROVE THE ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE OF MICHIGAN'S GREAT SOUTHWEST. THE 2014-2016 STRATEGIC PLAN IS FOCUSED ON FIVE INITIATIVES: GENERATE LEADS AND NEW BUSINESSES; RETAIN AND EXPAND THE EXISTING BUSINESS BASE; FOCUS ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION; BUILD A STRONG ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TEAM; AND GROW THE RESOURCES AND CAPACITY OF THE ORGANIZATION.
Program expenses$1,608,073.00$14,414,943.00$1,560,476.00$11,548,478.00 
Program revenue$771,313.00$770,441.00$1,179,431.00$1,622,678.00 
Grants and allocations made$15,418.00$12,922,905.00$5,213.00$9,280,799.00 
Program descriptionCORNERSTONE ALLIANCE IS AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (EDO) ENGAGED IN ACTIVITIES TO IMPROVE THE ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE OF MICHIGAN'S GREAT SOUTHWEST. THE 2014-2016 STRATEGIC PLAN IS FOCUSED ON FIVE INITIATIVES: GENERATE LEADS AND NEW BUSINESSES; RETAIN AND EXPAND THE EXISTING BUSINESS BASE; FOCUS ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION; BUILD A STRONG ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TEAM; AND GROW THE RESOURCES AND CAPACITY OF THE ORGANIZATION.CORNERSTONE ALLIANCE IS AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (EDO) ENGAGED IN ACTIVITIES TO IMPROVE THE ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE OF MICHIGAN'S GREAT SOUTHWEST. THE 2014-2016 STRATEGIC PLAN IS FOCUSED ON FIVE INITIATIVES: GENERATE LEADS AND NEW BUSINESSES; RETAIN AND EXPAND THE EXISTING BUSINESS BASE; FOCUS ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION; BUILD A STRONG ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TEAM; AND GROW THE RESOURCES AND CAPACITY OF THE ORGANIZATION.CORNERSTONE ALLIANCE IS AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (EDO) ENGAGED IN ACTIVITIES TO IMPROVE THE ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE OF MICHIGAN'S GREAT SOUTHWEST. THE 2014-2016 STRATEGIC PLAN IS FOCUSED ON FIVE INITIATIVES: GENERATE LEADS AND NEW BUSINESSES; RETAIN AND EXPAND THE EXISTING BUSINESS BASE; FOCUS ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION; BUILD A STRONG ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TEAM; AND GROW THE RESOURCES AND CAPACITY OF THE ORGANIZATION.CORNERSTONE ALLIANCE IS AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (EDO) ENGAGED IN ACTIVITIES TO IMPROVE THE ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE OF MICHIGAN'S GREAT SOUTHWEST. THE 2014-2016 STRATEGIC PLAN IS FOCUSED ON FIVE INITIATIVES: GENERATE LEADS AND NEW BUSINESSES; RETAIN AND EXPAND THE EXISTING BUSINESS BASE; FOCUS ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION; BUILD A STRONG ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TEAM; AND GROW THE RESOURCES AND CAPACITY OF THE ORGANIZATION. 
CREATING A STABLE ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR BUSINESS RETENTION.
Program expenses    $1,055,618.00
Program revenue    $590,930.00
Grants and allocations made    $118,703.00
Program description    CREATING A STABLE ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT FOR BUSINESS RETENTION.
FOSTERING AN ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT THAT ENCOURAGES GROWTH OF NEW AND EXISTING BUSINESSES.
Program expenses    $1,055,619.00
Program revenue    $590,930.00
Grants and allocations made    $118,704.00
Program description    FOSTERING AN ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT THAT ENCOURAGES GROWTH OF NEW AND EXISTING BUSINESSES.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$2,415,144.00$2,244,965.00$3,047,887.00$3,096,069.00$2,953,801.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$1,751,571.00$1,632,944.00$2,045,431.00$1,490,698.00$1,580,291.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$8,131.00$5,078.00$11,869.00  
Investment income, current yr-$107,740.00-$158,420.00-$176,975.00-$17,307.00$77,841.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$1,751,571.00$1,632,944.00$2,045,431.00$1,490,698.00$1,580,291.00
Total unrelated business revenue    $0.00
Other revenue, current yr$5,725.00$8,493.00$77,907.00$87,238.00$113,809.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$765,588.00$761,948.00$1,101,524.00$1,535,440.00$1,181,860.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants$135,938.00$127,224.00$131,353.00$126,966.00$141,795.00
Revenue from all other contributions$1,615,633.00$1,505,720.00$1,914,078.00$1,363,732.00$1,438,496.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$5,725.00$8,493.00$77,907.00$87,238.00$113,809.00
Investment income$516.00$680.00$1,854.00$1,653.00$2,054.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$2,346,695.00$15,243,169.00$2,533,701.00$12,212,492.00$2,860,655.00
Total functional expenses: program service $1,608,073.00$14,414,943.00$1,560,476.00$11,548,478.00$2,111,237.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$593,957.00$700,454.00$849,157.00$551,930.00$664,440.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$144,665.00$127,772.00$124,068.00$112,084.00$84,978.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$6,284.00$15,826.00$23,128.00$30,580.00$18,217.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$12,211,421.00$12,219,119.00$25,348,415.00$25,741,524.00$37,478,362.00
Total assets, beginning of year$12,219,119.00$25,348,415.00$25,741,524.00$37,478,362.00$35,135,200.00
Total liabilities$4,329,962.00$4,453,225.00$4,556,904.00$5,461,323.00$8,081,738.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$4,453,225.00$4,556,904.00$5,461,323.00$8,081,738.00$5,162,851.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$876,500.00$885,328.00$1,028,561.00$710,958.00$694,427.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$6,944,630.00$6,791,704.00$19,720,450.00$19,557,557.00$28,649,734.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$936,829.00$974,190.00$1,071,061.00$722,644.00$746,890.00
Net assets$7,881,459.00$7,765,894.00$20,791,511.00$20,280,201.00$29,396,624.00
Net assets, beginning of year$7,765,894.00$20,791,511.00$20,280,201.00$29,396,624.00$29,972,349.00
Other liabilities$320,392.00    
Other assets$3,712,515.00$3,665,399.00$16,280,276.00$16,528,891.00$25,482,273.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$395.00$395.00$395.00$395.00$389.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$395.00$395.00$395.00$389.00$395.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$68,449.00-$12,998,204.00$514,186.00-$9,116,423.00$93,146.00
Advertising (total)$90,176.00$198,079.00$171,318.00$246,835.00$194,906.00
Savings & temp cash investment$911,902.00$635,774.00$679,492.00$1,118,962.00$822,339.00
Accounts receivable, net$848,449.00$891,478.00$822,100.00$732,773.00$824,709.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$108,595.00$93,366.00$86,064.00$49,817.00$59,862.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$169,926.00$555,777.00$580,431.00$806,343.00$1,003,327.00
Secured mortgages and notes payable$3,839,644.00$3,897,448.00$3,976,473.00$4,654,980.00$7,078,411.00
Total net assets or fund balances$7,881,459.00$7,765,894.00$20,791,511.00$20,280,201.00$29,396,624.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$124,256.00$127,125.00$126,987.00$98,455.00$57,792.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members2323232029
Number of independent voting members2323232029
Financial sheets were auditedTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Audit on consolidated basisTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Relationships among key personnelTrue    
Discontinued or disposed >25% of net assets True   
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-012012-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5kTrueTrue TrueTrue
Org has controlled entityTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Org transacted with controlled entityTrue  TrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Reason for form submission
Address changeTrue    
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201743189349303439201612719349300956201542469349300339201412809349300626201333189349303108
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