Governing Board

***2018 Special Election*** Call for Governing Board Candidates for Chapter Members-at-Large in the following regions: Central Chapter, Eastern Chapter, Southern Chapter, and Upper Peninsula Chapter!

Click HERE to apply for an open position!

The Chapter Member at Large is charged with acting as a liaison to provide communication between the regional chapter, the state affiliate, and the Governing Board, and serve as leadership for the designated regional chapter.

The Chapter Member at Large shall:

  1. Sign and uphold the Chapter Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) as the designated representative of the regional chapter
  2. Oversee the financial transactions and reporting of the regional chapter, provide support to the regional chapter, as requested and appropriate
  3. Maintain communication between the Governing Board, the state affiliate and the regional chapter, as appropriate
  4. Coordinate the regional chapter leadership team
  5. Attend Michigan AEYC Governing Board meetings. If unable to attend, this person has the responsibility to find a substitute to attend this meeting as a representative of the chapter
  6. Inform the regional chapter of Michigan AEYC activities
  7. Represent the interests of the regional chapter by communicating its position to the Michigan AEYC Governing Board
  8. Guide the regional chapter in partnership with Michigan AEYC to retain and recruit members to NAEYC
  9. Serve on ad hoc and special committees, as needed
  10. Perform other duties as assigned

Current Governing Board Members

Michigan AEYC Bylaws (PDF)

President (2018-2020): Laurie Linscott – president@nullmiaeyc.org

Immediate Past President: Kelly Kreider – pastpresident@nullmiaeyc.org

Vice President (2018-2020): Casey Sterle – vicepresident@nullmiaeyc.org

Secretary (2018-2020): Tricia McKay secretary@nullmiaeyc.org

Central Chapter Member-at-Large (Elected in even numbered years): Michelle Stevens

Eastern Chapter Member-at-Large (Elected in even numbered years): Vacant

Northern Chapter Member-at-Large (Elected in odd numbered years): Jennifer Ray

Southern Chapter Member-at-Large (Elected in even numbered years): Sue Sargent

Southeastern Chapter Member-at-Large (Elected in odd numbered years): Beth Pierson

Southwestern Chapter Member-at-Large (Elected in odd numbered years): Vacant

Upper Peninsula Chapter Member-at-Large (Elected in even numbered years): Cindy Basse

Western Chapter Member-at-Large (Elected in odd numbered years): Tonya Clevenger