Dick DeVos

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Richard Marvin DeVos Jr. (born October 21, 1955) is an American entrepreneur, businessman and author.wikipedia
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Betsy DeVos

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DeVos is the husband of Betsy DeVos, the 11th and current United States Secretary of Education.
DeVos is married to Dick DeVos, the former CEO of the multi-level marketing company Amway, and is the daughter-in-law of Amway's billionaire co-founder, Richard DeVos.

Jennifer Granholm

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In 2006, DeVos ran for Governor of Michigan, but lost to the then-incumbent Democrat Jennifer Granholm.
She was re-elected to a second term in 2006 against Republican businessman Dick DeVos by a large margin and served until January 1, 2011, when she was term-limited.

Amway

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The son of Amway co-founder Richard DeVos, he served as CEO of the multi-level marketing company from 1993 to 2002.
Dick DeVos, son of Amway founder Richard DeVos and past president of the company, served as Finance Chairman of the Republican National Committee, and his wife Betsy DeVos served as chair of the Michigan Republican Party from 1996 to 2000 and 2003 to 2005.

Northwood University

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DeVos received a bachelor's degree in business administration from Northwood University.

Richard DeVos

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The son of Amway co-founder Richard DeVos, he served as CEO of the multi-level marketing company from 1993 to 2002.
In addition to Dan (owner of the Griffins), DeVos was the father of Richard Jr., Cheri, and Doug.

West Michigan Aviation Academy

Among its grantees are Kids Hope USA; the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital; the West Michigan Aviation Academy; the Regional Air Alliance of West Michigan; Mars Hill Bible Church; Potter's House; Grand Rapids Christian Schools; the Thunderbird School of Global Management; Willow Creek Association; ArtPrize Grand Rapids; the Education Freedom Fund; the Hugh Michael Beahan Foundation; Children First America; Florida P.R.I.D.E; New Urban Living; Rehoboth Christian School; Calvin College; Princeton University; Davenport University; Grove City College; Hope College; Little Star Inc.; the American Education Reform Council; and Choices for Children.
In 2010, pilot and billionaire Dick DeVos established WMAA on the suggestion of his wife, Betsy DeVos.

Grand Rapids Christian Schools

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Among its grantees are Kids Hope USA; the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital; the West Michigan Aviation Academy; the Regional Air Alliance of West Michigan; Mars Hill Bible Church; Potter's House; Grand Rapids Christian Schools; the Thunderbird School of Global Management; Willow Creek Association; ArtPrize Grand Rapids; the Education Freedom Fund; the Hugh Michael Beahan Foundation; Children First America; Florida P.R.I.D.E; New Urban Living; Rehoboth Christian School; Calvin College; Princeton University; Davenport University; Grove City College; Hope College; Little Star Inc.; the American Education Reform Council; and Choices for Children.
In 2013 members of the DeVos family donated a total of over $6.8 million to the school, including $3.2 million from Doug DeVos, $300,000 from Dick DeVos, and $20,400 from Dan DeVos.

Lee Iacocca

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Among DeVos's supporters was Lee Iacocca, who had been actively campaigning for him.
In Michigan's 2006 gubernatorial race, Iacocca appeared in televised political ads endorsing Republican candidate Dick DeVos, who lost.

Helen DeVos

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They had three sons, Dick, Dan, and Doug, and a daughter, Cheri DeVos-Vander Weide.

Chief executive officer

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The son of Amway co-founder Richard DeVos, he served as CEO of the multi-level marketing company from 1993 to 2002.

Governor of Michigan

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In 2006, DeVos ran for Governor of Michigan, but lost to the then-incumbent Democrat Jennifer Granholm.

Forbes

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In 2012, Forbes magazine listed his father as the #351 richest person in the world, with a net worth of approximately $5.4 billion.

United States Secretary of Education

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DeVos is the husband of Betsy DeVos, the 11th and current United States Secretary of Education. His wife, Betsy DeVos, is the former chairperson of the Michigan Republican Party and the Secretary of Education.

Bachelor's degree

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DeVos received a bachelor's degree in business administration from Northwood University.

Business administration

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DeVos received a bachelor's degree in business administration from Northwood University.

Harvard Business School

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He later paid to attend, but did not complete, the Harvard Business School and the Wharton School's Executive Study Programs.

Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

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He later paid to attend, but did not complete, the Harvard Business School and the Wharton School's Executive Study Programs.

Grove City College

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Among its grantees are Kids Hope USA; the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital; the West Michigan Aviation Academy; the Regional Air Alliance of West Michigan; Mars Hill Bible Church; Potter's House; Grand Rapids Christian Schools; the Thunderbird School of Global Management; Willow Creek Association; ArtPrize Grand Rapids; the Education Freedom Fund; the Hugh Michael Beahan Foundation; Children First America; Florida P.R.I.D.E; New Urban Living; Rehoboth Christian School; Calvin College; Princeton University; Davenport University; Grove City College; Hope College; Little Star Inc.; the American Education Reform Council; and Choices for Children. DeVos has received honorary doctorates from Grove City College, Central Michigan University and Northwood University, as well as distinguished alumni recognition from Northwood University.

Central Michigan University

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DeVos has received honorary doctorates from Grove City College, Central Michigan University and Northwood University, as well as distinguished alumni recognition from Northwood University.

Michigan Republican Party

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His wife, Betsy DeVos, is the former chairperson of the Michigan Republican Party and the Secretary of Education.

National Basketball Association

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When the DeVos family acquired the National Basketball Association's Orlando Magic basketball franchise in 1991, DeVos's father, Richard DeVos became President and CEO of the team.