Richard Rogel is the President of Tomay Inc. He currently serves on the board of AldabraII, a public SPAC, and on the board of Viewpoints, Inc. which is a new startup. He previously founded and served as chairman of Mobile Path Services, Inc. He was also the founder and CEO of Preferred Provider Organization of Michigan (PPOM). Before entering the medical management field, Mr. Rogel worked as a management consultant for Arthur Young & Co. and as a corporate finance associate in for Burnham & Co. For eight years, he owned and administered a multi-specialty medical center. In 1982, he founded PPOM, the first operational PPO in Michigan. This plan offered its services to more than 1,100,000 employees and dependents in Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana. PPOM won awards as Michigan’s fastest growing private company and placed as high as 40th in the INC. Magazine 500.
Currently, Mr. Rogel invests independently and has been the angel investor for Coolsavings.com, Geneworks, Inergi LLC, and several other companies. He is Past President of the University of Michigan Alumni Association, Co-Chair of Michigan’s capital campaign, and on University President Coleman’s Advisory Board. His other Michigan commitments include the Undergraduate Council, the Recruiting and Scholarship Committee, the Music School’s Development Advisory Board, the Business School’s Development Advisory Board, the School of Social Work’s Development Advisory Board, and the Health System Advisory Board. Mr. Rogel is also the chairman of the Michigan Difference. He resides in Colorado where he helped found The Youth Foundation, serving on the Executive Committee and chairing the Education Committee. He also serves on the Board of Trustees for the Progressive Policy Institute.
Mr. Rogel graduated as valedictorian from the University of Michigan Business School.