Trustee Mitch Lyons

  • Lyons Kitzrow Capital Group
  • 5088 Corporate Exchange Blvd., #200
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49512
  • (616) 540-5564 - Office
  • mlyons@msu.edu

Mitch Lyons was elected to the Board of Trustees for an eight-year term that began January 1, 2011. Lyons attended MSU on a football scholarship, playing for coach and fellow MSU trustee George Perles from 1988 to 1992. Upon graduation from MSU in 1992 with a degree in general business administration, Lyons spent seven years in the NFL, playing for both Atlanta (1993-96) and Pittsburgh (1997-99). After his NFL career, Lyons moved back to Rockford, Michigan, and began a career in financial services in 2000. He now owns Lyons Kitzrow Wealth Management, providing retirement planning and investment management services. Lyons also is active in his community, having served on numerous boards and coaching youth sports. Mitch and his wife, Angela, have six children and reside in Rockford.