Our Board of Directors

BABA is back, and with our new board, we are excited about serving the Baroda Community! Each of us are passionate about the area and see Baroda as an exciting and progressive community. We look forward to assisting  Businesses and Individuals by providing vital  Community and Business Development Resources

Elected in October 2021,  Board of Directors

Steve Salisbury
Steve SalisburyPresident
Steve Salisbury Consulting LLC
Steve has been a resident of Baroda off and on for over 50 years. His professional career is focused on helping leaders drive change and developing successful organizational cultures. Steve started the first vacation rental in the area – Worthenbury Country House. He is passionate about Michigan wines, and writes a regular wine blog, If Vines Could Talk. Steve and his wife, Wei, now live at the family farm his parents purchased in the late 1960s.
Greta Hurst
Greta HurstVice President
Tabula Rasa Gallery
Greta has been a resident of Baroda and owned and operated Tabula Rasa Gallery as an avid photographer and managed other businesses in Baroda since 2008. She teaches yoga classes at Santosha Yoga For Life and creates fine art mosaics at Tabula Rasa Mosaics. Greta has been an active volunteer in both the Township and Village on the DDA-Downtown District Authority, Board of Review and Election Commission.
Griffin Ott
Griffin OttTreasurer
Ott Insurance Agency
William “Bill” Hurst
William “Bill” HurstSecretary
Bill has been a resident of Baroda since 2008, active in both Township where they reside and in the Village through Tabula Rasa Gallery. Bill is Baroda Township Treasurer. In addition in 2016 he published “A Portrait of Baroda Businesses”, and in 2021 published “Our Great Political Divide”, a deep dive into the causes of our polarization including 100 pages of interviews with SW Michigan neighbors on both sides of the divide. His current research, through Washington-based FixUS and his own SupportTheCenter.ORG, focuses on political reform and saving our democracy.
Kristin Webber
Kristin WebberTrustee
Chestnut Ridge Floral
Kristin has been of resident of Baroda Townshia for Twenty- two years and is the owner of Chestnut Ridge Floral