Staff

Administration
Michael D. Stafford, Ph.D. Director
Nancy Swords Deputy Director
Head of Visitor Experience
248 645.3035
Mary Kuthy Executive Assistant to the Director 248 645.3204
Astronomy/Physics, Technology, Exhibits & Website
Michael J. Narlock Head of Astronomy/Exhibits & Web Coordinator CEC/CIS 248 645.3235
Education
Sarah Schleicher Public Programs/Museum Educator 248 645.3193
Ruth Smigielski Scout Coordinator/Museum Educator 248 645.3229
Cameron Wood Anthropology Coordinator/Museum Educator 248 645.3241
John Zawiskie Curator of Earth and Life Sciences 248 645.3252
Development
Sara Brantley Development Coordinator 248 645.3245
Michael Stachowiak Director of Development 248 645.3143
Marketing & Public Relations
Stephen Pagnani Director of Annual Giving Programs & Media Relations 248 645.3224
Science Shop
Science Shop Manager Manager - Museum Store 248 645.7710
Collections
Cameron Wood Curator of Collections 248 645.3241
Watershed Education
Michele Arquette-Palermo Head of the Freshwater Forum 248 645.3223

Board of Governors

Michael H. Acheson President, Interlaken LLC
Jon W. Allan Director, Office of the Great Lakes, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, State of Michigan
Terry A. Barclay President & CEO - Inforum
Barbara Barrett Regional Vice President - The Leona Group, LLC
Donald D. Carpenter, Ph.D., P.E., LEED AP Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, Lawrence Technological University
James G. Cook, Ph.D. Education and Financial Consultant
John M. Erb President, The Fred A. & Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation
Virginia B. Fox Civic Leader
Karyn Lyon Glover Program Director, Oakland Rhythmic Gymnastics
Darryl G. Gorman, Esq. Deputy Director, Human Resources
Manager of Labor and Employee Relations
Montgomery County, Maryland
Jeneanne Hanley Vice President, Global Trim & Craftsmanship, Lear Corporation
Rejji P. Hayes
(Treasurer)
Former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ITC Holdings Corp.
Raymond R. Khan Retired Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Keith R. Kleckner Retired Professor of Engineering
Trevor F. Lauer President and COO, DTE Electric
Richard D. McLellan Attorney, McLellan Law Offices
Charles F. Metzger Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Palace Sports & Entertainment
Lloyd E. Reuss Retired President, General Motors Corporation
Katherine Duff Rines Independent Businesswoman
Paul Riser, Jr. Managing Director, Tech-Based Entrepreneur Programs, TechTown Detroit
William Sandy Retired Chairman & CEO, Sandy Corporation
Raymond A. Silverman, Ph.D. Professor, Department of the History of Art, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)
Richard E. Smith, M.D. Senior Staff Physician, Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology, Henry Ford Hospital
Maximiliane Straub Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Controlling, Finance and Administration – Robert Bosch LLC
Bilal Tawwab Superintendent, Flint Community Schools
Carol A. Walters
(Secretary)
Retired – Public Finance Investment Banker
Richard E. Warren
(Board Chairman)
Chairman and owner, Warren Strategies
Shaun Wilson Senior Vice President, Truscott Rossman