Valerie Christofferson was recently promoted from staff accountant to business development manager. SPARK hired C.J. Lee as a business development manager and Emily Heintz as SPARK’s new staff accountant.
C.J. Lee joins Valerie on the business development team. Prior to joining Ann Arbor SPARK, C.J. served on the communications and policy team for the Rick Snyder for Michigan Committee where he was responsible for communications reporting and production as well as policy research. He recently graduated from the University of Michigan, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, with a master of public policy degree.
Emily Heintz replaces Valerie as Ann Arbor SPARK’s staff accountant. In this role, she is responsible for accounts receivable and payable, billings, and payroll. Prior to joining Ann Arbor SPARK, Emily was on the audit staff of Plante and Moran in Southfield, Mich. She earned her bachelor and masters of science degrees in accounting from Michigan State University.