Board & People

The board of Discovery Center ~ Great Lakes consists of representatives from its member organizations, as well as people involved in the Traverse City community at-large.

Current Board:

  • Mike Wills | At Large | President
  • Eric Lind | Traverse Area Community Sailing | Secretary
  • Mike Long | Great Lakes Children’s Museum | Manager & Treasurer
  • Rich Brauer | At Large
  • Christine Crissman | Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay
  • Rod Jones | Maritime Heritage Alliance
  • John Noonan | At Large
  • George Prewitt | At Large
  • Sally Rivard | Traverse Area Community Sailing
  • Doug Roberts | Maritime Heritage Alliance
  • Fred Sitkins |¬†Inland Seas Education Association | Affiliate
  • Bob Reider | Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay

Other individuals and businesses closely aligned with Discovery Center ~ Great Lakes:

Karen McCarthy | Project Coordinator | Discovery Center ~ Great Lakes info@discoverygreatlakes.org

Traverse Tall Ship Co.

North Sky Nonprofit Network

Cornerstone Architects

Edgewater Resources Marina Consulting