Our team is committed to building a Michigan where everyone has access to the humanities and where the humanities are inclusive to all Michiganders.
President & CEO
A longtime arts and culture nonprofit leader, Jen is passionate about creating opportunities through the public humanities that inspire Michiganders to connect and get involved in their communities.
Chief Financial Officer
Michelle is responsible for the accurate stewardship of the funds used for programming and grant programs.
Programs & Communications Coordinator
Estee advances various programming initiatives, working to connect Michiganders from diverse backgrounds in exciting new ways.
Director of Grants
James helps to connect organizations across Michigan with funding for public humanities programs such as exhibitions, presentations, workshops, and reading/discussion programs.
Director of Programs
Ashley develops, manages, and implements Michigan Humanities’ broad array of public programs.
Executive Assistant to the President & CEO
Jennifer serves as office manager, assisting the team with vendor relationships, scheduling meetings and event logistics, and supports donor and partner stewardship.
Research & Evaluation Coordinator
Jennifer supports research and evaluation of all grants and programs, and plays a critical role in ensure initiatives are inclusive, diverse, equitable, and accessible.