• Our People

  • Friendly, hardworking and ready for play!

    Our museum staff will greet you as soon you enter the building! If you need help or have any questions, anyone with a museum name tag will be glad to help you.
  • We are all kids at heart!

    What makes MMCM so extraordinary? Our team. The Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum is the fun place you know and love thanks to our dedicated staff and Board of Directors. Connect with us by calling (989) 399-6626.

  • Reception

    As soon as you walk in, you’ll be greeted by the friendly faces of our reception team. From answering phones to checking in field trips to helping set up birthday parties, our receptionists handle the day-to-day museum duties that our guests are most familiar with. 
     
    Need to confirm a field trip date? Want information on group rates? Looking for general gallery information? Contact us.
  • President

    Sam is the face of our museum in the community. She is always busy making sure our galleries and exhibits stay in tip-top shape. On top of that, she manages the staff, writes grants, and works hard to ensure MMCM is the best it can be. 
     
    Would your company like to work with us to build a new exhibit? Are you curious about how you can support our mission? Send an email to president@michildrensmuseum.org
  • Play & Learn Coordinator

    Jessie plans all of our camps, field trips, and museum activities. She makes sure that our guests are learning about the world around them as they play. What a cool job! Wouldn’t you like to be a Play and Learn Coordinator when you grow up?
     
    Would your school like a custom lesson? Do you have questions about how our field trips can meet your learning requirements? Send Jessie an email at playeducator@michildrensmuseum.org.
  • Marketing Coordinator

    Sydney is responsible for the advertising and promotion our museum! She runs our social media, creates all our event flyers, and attends community outreach events on behalf of MMCM. 
     
    Do you have an event where we could share information about the museum? Want to offer us a great advertising opportunity? Contact Sydney at marketing@michildrensmuseum.org.
  • Volunteer & Event Coordinator

    We depend on volunteers and Tisch is our go-to person to recruit and support our talented volunteer team. Not only does she oversee our volunteers, but she plans all our special events and fundraisers too!
     
    Would you like to become a volunteer? Want more information on how you can sponsor a Community Enrichment Day? Send Tisch an email at volunteer@michildrensmuseum.org.
  • Operations Coordinator

    Sabrina is the backbone of our daily operations. She handles our bookkeeping, administrative coordination, and purchasing. (And yes, that does mean she gets to order all the super cool toys we sell in The Tinkery!)
     
    Does your company sell kid-friendly toys you’d like featured in our gift shop? Shoot Sabrina an email at bookkeeper@michildrensmuseum.org.
  • BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

    We could not forget the amazing people that help to build upon our mission – our Board of Directors! If you are interested in becoming a board member, contact our President and CEO.

    Current members include:

  • Marisa Ahrens

    Erika Ardouin

    Anne Arrand

    David Cline

    Anne Flegenheimer

  • Luke Hendrick

    Rachel Holyszko

    Rebekah Hornak

    Evan Houpis

    Michael Keller Zehnder

  • Ryan Marra

    Michelle Mitchell

    Kosta Povich

    Stacie Quast

    Nina Rand

  • Ryan Shepard

    Karen Stiffler

    Steven Witten