Open Board Positions

Communications Coordinator

The Communications Coordinator is an appointed, non-voting board position. The coordinator serves the communication needs of the Association through electronic newsletters and other media. View a full list of responsibilities

If you are interested in this position, please submit an application.

Transfer Liaison for Statewide Initiatives

The Transfer Liaison for Statewide Initiatives is an appointed, non-voting board position. Serves as a representative of MACRAO on all statewide initiatives related to transfer. The TLSI will report to the BOD in conjunction with College Articulation Chair/Co-Chair on statewide projects. View a full list of responsibilities

If you are interested in this position, please submit an application.

2022 Board of Directors

All board and committee terms end on Dec. 31 in the year indicated in parentheses.

President: Amy Wisniewski, University of Detroit Mercy (2023)

President-Elect: Valerie Butterfield, Grand Rapids Community College (2024)

Past President: Colleen Kibin, Eastern Michigan University (2022)

Secretary: Brad Maki, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor (2024)

Treasurer: Jonathan Kohns, Spring Arbor University (2023)

Communications Coordinator*: Tom Kephart (interim)

Events Coordinator*: Theresa Jacques, Michigan Technological University (2022)

Membership Coordinator*: Amy Young, Glen Oaks Community College (2022)

Professional Development Coordinator*: Jon Davidson, Oakland University (2024)

Transfer Liaison for State-wide Initiatives*: open

Web Editor*: David McGrann, Wayne State University (2023)

*non-voting board positions

Board of Directors duties and responsibilities can be viewed here.

Joining a MACRAO Committee

If you're interested in joining one of MACRAO's standing or ad-hoc committees, please complete this application.

The current charter for each committee can be viewed here.

Please check the membership lists below before applying. Typically, each committee has no more than ten members, though exceptions may be made. If your preferred committee is full, consider joining a committee that needs your talents and energy!

2022 Committee Membership

Admissions and Recruitment

Bre Baker, Kettering University (Chair, 2023)

Matt Norrod, Michigan Technological University (Member, 2023)

Riley Vanpelt, Michigan State University (Member, 2023)

College Articulation

Amber ThomasCollege for Creative Studies (Chair, 2022)

Lakisha Beck, Grand Rapids Community College (Member, 2024)

Emily Clement, Delta College (Member, 2022)

Courtney Fylling, Saginaw Valley State University (Member, 2024)

Kelley Holcomb, Washtenaw Community College (Member, 2023)

Chuck Kuhn, Compass College of Cinematic Arts (Member, 2023)

Michelle McGill, Macomb Community College (Member, 2023)

Kristin Schroeder, Macomb Community College (Member, 2023)

College Day/Night

Jill Irving, Central Michigan University (Chair, 2022)

Stephanie Briggs, Muskegon Community College (Member, 2022)

Michael Eichberger, Grand Valley State University (Member, 2023)

Conference Planning Committee

Deedee Stakley, Ferris State University (Chair, 2022)

Lee Cruppenink, Oakland University (Member, 2022)

Enrollment Management

Lisa Emery, University of Michigan (Chair, 2022)

Deirdre Baker, Arizona College of Nursing (Co-chair, 2023)

Lee Furbeck, Central Michigan University (Member, 2023)

Megan Pauken, Kalamazoo Valley Community College (Member, 2023)

Urana Pridemore, University of Michigan-Dearborn (Member, 2023)

Equity in Education

Amber Hadley, Saginaw Valley State University (Chair, 2023)

Casie Hansel, Lansing Community College (Co-Chair, 2022)

Tom Kephart (Member, 2023)

Tracy N. Perry, Macomb County Community College (Member, 2022)

Sylvia Stancil, Wayne State University (Member, 2023)

Legislative Issues

Misty Pranga, Oakland Community College (Chair, 2023)

Mary Wesolek, Siena Heights University (Co-Chair, 2023)

Sherri Hendrix, Spring Arbor University (Member, 2022)

Patti Mousseau, University of Michigan Ann Arbor (Member, 2024)

Cameron Smith, University of Michigan Dearborn (Member, 2024)

Daniel Vainner, Grand Valley State University (Member, 2022)

Joe Vainner, Eastern Michigan University (Member, 2022)

Scott Wyckoff, Walsh College (Member, 2023)


Colleen Kibin, Eastern Michigan University (Chair - Past President)

Lee Cruppenink, Oakland University (Member - Past President)

Joe Balinski, North Central Michigan College (Member - At-Large, 2-Year)

Sherri Hendrix, Spring Arbor University (Member, At-Large, 4-Year Private)

Patricia Young, Central Michigan University (Member - At-Large, 4-Year Public)

Registrars' Practices

Sarah Hubbell, Kalamazoo Valley Community College (Chair, 2022)

Jill Sweet, West Shore Community College (Co-Chair, 2022)

Hannah Axdorff, Grand Valley State University (Member, 2024)

Michelle Bianco, Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College (Member, 2022)

Rebecca Britten, Cleary University (Member, 2023)

Leslie JonesSacred Heart Major Seminary (Member, 2023)

Zachary Reichard, Grand Valley State University (Member, 2024)