Ruth Roby Glancy

Board Member, Detroit RiverFront Conservancy

Ruth Roby Glancy is a civic and philanthropic leader. Her career over 5 decades has encompassed involvement with more than 30 organizations in Southeast Michigan with diverse missions including healthcare, education, the arts, civil rights, regional enrichment, philanthropy and entertainment.

Mrs. Glancy currently serves on the boards of the following: The Michigan Nature Conservancy, The Purple Rose Theatre, The Detroit RiverFront Conservancy and The Michigan Theater. She is Vice Chairman of the McGregor Fund, Trustee of the Respiratory Foundation of Southeast Michigan, a member of The University of Michigan Health System Advisory Board, Lifetime Honorary Trustee of University Liggett School and Chairman Emeritus of the Detroit Zoological Society where she served as President and Chairman for 15 years.