MPAS Board of Directors

Michigan Press Association Services (formally MNI) is an affiliate organization of MPA members that focuses on making it easy to reach the newspaper media’s engaged readership. It is governed by a board of eight directors elected by the general membership.


Julie Stafford

Stafford Media Solutions


Jim Stevenson

Spinal Column Newsweekly


Jim Tarrant

Michigan Press Association

Past President


Elaine Myers

C&G Newspapers

Eric Hamp

Houghton Lake Resorter

Josh Bailey

Cadillac News

Kate Hessling

Midland Daily News