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CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
LIGHTHOUSE OF OAKLAND COUNTY
Perkins loves living, working and raising her sons in southeast Michigan. Arriving in Michigan during an ice storm in the fall of 1989, she has had a love affair with metro-Detroit ever since. Perkins received MBA from Louisiana State University. She graduated from the Leadership Oakland X class while serving as Junior League of Birmingham, MI, Inc. president, and has chaired the United Way Services for Youth at Risk Committee. She served on the Board of Directors of The Community House, Lighthouse PATH, and Beaumont Hospital.
Perkins received outstanding community service awards from United Way and Lighthouse of Oakland County. Active in Boy Scouts of America Troop 1032, Perkins also served as President, Detroit Country Day Upper School Parents’ Association and currently Vice President of Detroit Country Day Friends of the Arts Board. Currently, she serves as Chief Development Officer for Lighthouse of Oakland County. Perkins is a former consultant with Price Waterhouse and Plante Moran. An avid knitter, reader, and scrabble player, she is married to Huel Perkins and has two sons.
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