Firekeepers Casino in Michigan names Frank Tecumseh as CEO

20 December 2022
(PRESS RELEASE) -- The Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi Tribal Council named Frank Tecumseh as the CEO of the FireKeepers Casino Hotel in Battle Creek, Michigan. Since 2014, Tecumseh has served as Vice President of Human Resources.

Tecumseh, a member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, began his casino career at Prairie Band Casino & Resort, spending a decade in human resources leadership before accepting the Vice President role at FireKeepers. With more than 20 years of human resources experience, he has a proven track record of executing strategic initiatives, building high performing teams and programs that have enhanced casino operations.

“Frank brings a wealth of knowledge and leadership with him to this position,” said Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi Tribal Council Chairperson, Jamie Stuck. “He has been instrumental in FireKeepers recent achievements and we are confident that with his communication and leadership skills, the team will build upon those successes ensuring that FireKeepers remains the casino, hotel and employer of choice.”

Tecumseh is actively serving as the Board President for the Prairie Band Potawatomi Entertainment Corporation, he also serves on the Southwest Michigan Workforce Development Committee, and the American Gaming Association’s Responsible Gaming Committee.

“It is an honor to have been selected to serve as the leader of the FireKeepers Team and to continue to serve NHBP in this position,” said Tecumseh. “I am incredibly excited for the opportunity to lead this talented team as we continue to innovate and transform within the ever-changing gaming industry.”

Tecumseh has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix, and an MBA from Baker University.