Mackinac State Historic Parks Staff


Director, Phil Porter

Deputy Director, Steven Brisson

Executive Administrative Assistant, Kathy Cryderman

Chief of Finance & Accounting, Nancy Stempky

Human Resources Coordinator, Ken Fegan

Membership and Grants Coordinator, Diane Dombroski

Accounting Technician, Jody Scheele

Accounting Assistant, Lori Thornton

General Office Assistant, Judy Elmore


Museum Programs & Marketing

Curator of Archaeology, Lynn Evans

Collections Registrar, Brian Jaeschke

Curator of Natural History, Jeff Dykehouse

Curator of Education, Katie Mallory

Museum Historian, Craig Wilson

Exhibit Designer, Keeney Swearer

Lead Interpreter, Jim Evans

Marketing Manager, Dominick Miller

Sales Manager, Suzette Schmalzried

Group Travel and Special Events Coordinator, Haley Case


Park Operations, Island

Park Manager, Sue Topham

Park Supervisor, Myron Johnson

Equipment Operator, Robert McGreevy

Equipment Operator, Lawrence Rickely

Carpenter, William Pechta

Maintenance Mechanic, James Cardinal

Painter, Mark Bunker

Carpenter, John McClure

Park Ranger – Airport, Shane Paeth

Park & Recreation Ranger, Kevin Decker

Groundskeeper, Robert Horn

Parks & Recreation Ranger, Justin Wright

Parks & Recreation Ranger, Bill Nieman

Parks & Recreation Ranger, Paul Robbins

Laborer, Gary Horn

Janitor, Patricia Kitchen


Park Operations, Mainland

Park Manager, Robert Strittmatter

Carpenter, Scott Thompson

Parks & Recreation Ranger, Troy Allaire

Parks & Recreation Ranger, Terry Stempky

Parks & Recreation Ranger, Vince Sova

Laborer, Craig LaCross