MPA Foundation Leadership


The Foundation is managed by a Board of Trustees, all of whom are past presidents of the Michigan Press Association. Trustees hold office for one year and election to the offices of president and secretary-treasurer are made yearly by the Board of Trustees at the annual meeting of the Michigan Press Association in January of each year.


Executive Officers

President

Brad Thompson

MPA President 2018


Vice President

Chris Huckle

MPA President 2013


Secretary-Treasurer

Bill Speer

MPA President 2015



Board Members



Helen Stojic

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan


Dirk Milliman

Past President


Jim Young

MPA President 2012


Julie Stafford

MPA President 2021


David Trott, JD

Board of Detroit Legal News


Lonnie Peppler-Moyer

MPA President 2008


Jim Wojcik

J-school Central Michigan University


Richard Lamb

Presque Isle County Advance


Sara Wurfel

Michigan Chamber of Commerce


James Tarrant

Executive Director


Wes Smith

View Newspapers


John Bebow

Bridge Michigan


Margaret Trimer

Delta Dental


Kevin Hook

MPA