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J. Jeffrey Anderson

J. Jeffrey Anderson was born and raised in Jackson, Michigan. He obtained his bachelor's degree from the College of Wooster, graduating with honors in history. He graduated from Wayne State University with a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree. Mr. Anderson holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review, the highest rating for both legal ability and ethical standards.

After law school graduation, Mr. Anderson became an associate in his father's law firm, where he gained a broad knowledge of the law by undertaking numerous types of cases and transactions. Mr. Anderson now concentrates in real estate, land development, estate planning, probate estates, business entity formation and matters relating to all phases of the efficient operation of small to medium size businesses. The Institute of Continuing Legal Education has certified him as an estate planner, and he is a member of the Jackson County Estate Planning Council.

Mr. Anderson is active in both charitable and civic organizations, including as a member of the Salvation Army advisory board, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce board of directors, Jackson Breakfast Rotary (Paul Harris Fellow), and President and board member of the Great Lakes Hospice Foundation. He has also served on numerous boards of both private and financial institutions. Mr. Anderson and his wife, Cherrine, raised their four children in Jackson County where they enjoy gardening, reading, photography, bicycling and their grandchildren.

Steven E. Makulski

Steven E. Makulski was raised in Detroit, graduating from Holy Redeemer High School as the valedictorian. He received a bachelor's degree from Wayne State University in public affairs. Mr. Makulski later graduated cum laude from Thomas M. Cooley Law School.

During his time at Cooley Law School, Mr. Makulski was active on the Moot Court Board and served as the Managing Editor for the Thomas M. Cooley Journal of Practical and Clinical Law.

Mr. Makulski's wife, Dr. Miranda Makulski, is a physician with Allegiance Family Medicine. The couple has one daughter, Kathleen.

Mr. Makulski and his family attend Queen of the Miraculous Medal in Jackson. He is a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Jackson County Bar Association, the Jackson Area Estate Planning Council and is on the Board of Directors for the Rotary Club of Jackson. He also serves on the Jackson Chorale Club Board of Directors.