Board & People

The Board of Discovery Center ~ Great Lakes consists of representatives from its member organizations, one from Rotary Camps & Services (the owner), as well as people from the Traverse City community at-large.

Current Officers & Board

Officers

  • Mike Wills | At Large | President
  • Eric Lind | Traverse Area Community Sailing | Secretary
  • Mike Long | Great Lakes Children’s Museum | Manager & Treasurer

Board

  • Rich Brauer | At Large
  • Chris Branson | Traverse Area Community Sailing
  • Christine Crissman | Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay
  • Rod Jones | Maritime Heritage Alliance
  • John Noonan | At Large
  • George Prewitt | At Large
  • Bob Reider | Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay
  • Doug Roberts | Maritime Heritage Alliance
  • Fred Sitkins | Inland Seas Education Association
  • Bob Stow | Rotary Camps & Services

Individuals & businesses aligned with Discovery Center & Pier

Traverse Tall Ship Co. | Business Affiliate

Cornerstone Architects | Discovery Center Architect

Edgewater Resources Marina Consulting | Discovery Pier Marina Designer

Karen McCarthy | Project Coordinator and Grant Writer