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.


Kevin Hook

Grand Haven Tribune


Julie Stafford

Greenville Daily News

Secretary Treasurer

Jim Tarrant

Michigan Press Association

Past President

Bill Speer

Alpena News


Josh Bailey

Cadillac News

Elaine Meyers

C&G Newspapers

Eric Hamp

Houghton Lake Resorter

Jim Stevenson

Spinal Column Newsweekly