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Conrad LeRoy Mallett

Conrad LeRoy Mallett, former state supreme court chief justice, hospital administrator. Bar: Michigan 1979. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Kappa Alpha Psi.


  • Mallett, Conrad LeRoy was born on October 12, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Conrad LeRoy and Claudia Gwendolyn (Jones) Mallett.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1975. Master of Public Administration, University Southern California, 1979. Juris Doctor, University Southern California, 1979.

      Master of Business Administration, Oakland University.


    • Legal assistant to congressman, Detroit, 1979-1980. Deputy policy division Democratic National Committee, Washington, 1980-1981. Associate Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone, Detroit, 1981-1982.

      Legal counsel, director to governor State of Michigan, Lansing, 1983-1984. Senior executive assistant to Mayor City of Detroit, 1985-1986. Partner Jaffe, Raitt, Heuer & Weiss, Detroit, 1987-1990.

      Justice Michigan Supreme Court, Lansing, 1990—1998, chief justice, 1997—1998. Private practice Miller Canfield, Detroit, 1999. General counsel, chief administrative officer Detroit Medical Center, 1999—2001, executive vice president, chief administrative officer, since 2003.

      Chief operating officer City of Detroit, 2002. President, general counsel Hawkins Food Group, 2002—2003. Interim president Sinai Grace Hospital, Detroit, since 2003.

      Board member Lear Corporation, TechTeam Global, Inc.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Michigan 1979.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Kappa Alpha Psi.



    Writing, fiction.


    • Married Barbara Straughn, December 22, 1984. Children: Alex Conrad, Mio Thomas, Kristan Claudia.
    • father: Conrad LeRoy Mallett
    • mother: Claudia Gwendolyn (Jones) Mallett
    • spouse: Barbara Straughn
    • children: Alex Conrad Mallett
    • Mio Thomas Mallett
    • Kristan Claudia Mallett
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    Born October 12, 1953
    (age 64)