MSAE's staff and board of directors are available to connect you to the resources you need to be successful. Contact our staff at 517-332-6723 or click on the names below to obtain their email addresses.
Cheryl loves helping members grow their organizations. When she is not working with members, she figure skates, tap dances. Her secret to her youthful exuberance? Dating her husband.
Denise is an avid reader of all subjects and loves to watch movies. Denise and her husband are huge animal lovers and have a miniature schnauzer named Sassafras Jazz but goes by Sassie!
Shawnna is a proud graduate of the University of Miami. She has lived in Lansing for seven years. She enjoys sports, yoga, and all things marketing.
Maryanne is proud to be a lifelong Michigan resident. She is passionate about professional and career development, meeting planning, promoting Michigan associations and any opportunity to spend time with her grandchildren. She lives in the Lansing area with her husband Daniel, their two German Shepherds, 4 cats and an African Gray Parrot named Kia.
When Kelly Chase, CMP is not working part time for MSAE, she is a full time mother of two, Zac and Madeline. She usually is smiling when she is taking care of her small people and association executives.
Originally from Hilo, Hawai’i, Taylor is a recent graduate of Michigan State University and now calls Michigan his home. Outside of the office, Taylor enjoys seeing the unique experiences, people, and culture that Michigan offers.
Barry S. Cargill, CAE
Michigan HomeCare & Hospice Association
Denise G. McGinn, CAE
Cynthia H. Maher, CAE
Michigan Plumbing & Mechanical Contractors Association
Lorraine Goodrich, CPA
Automotive Industry Action Group
Mike Wenkel, CAE
Michigan Potato Industry Commission
Jared Burkhart, CAE
Michigan Chapter American Academy of Pediatrics
Scott T. Ellis
Michigan Licensed Beverage Association
Paul A. Long
President & CEO
Michigan Catholic Conference
Michael Moss, CAE
Society for College & University Planning
Michigan High School Athletic Association.
Kimberly R. Pontius, CAE
Executive Vice President
Traverse Area Association of REALTORS®
Jack Schripsema, CTA
Greater Lansing Convention & Visitors Bureau
Bob Thomas, IOM, CAE, CMP
Senior Director of Operations & Executive Director
Michigan Chamber Foundation, Michigan Chamber of Commerce
Troy Chamber of Commerce