MiCEP Board of Directors

MiCEP Board of Directors

MiCEP is managed by a Board of Directors (hereby known as the “Board”) consisting of no fewer than seven (7) members of balanced representation of secondary and postsecondary.

The Board includes: the elected MiCEP Officers: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, and appointed At-Large Postsecondary, At-Large Secondary, At-Large Representatives. Committee chairs will be appointed by the Board. The Board will make a conscientious attempt to be inclusive of secondary and postsecondary members on the board and committees.

Terms are staggered to ensure transfer of knowledge and consistency between Boards. The Board receives no compensation other than reasonable expenses. All Board members shall serve two-year terms, but are eligible for re-election for up to two consecutive terms.

Inaugural board nominations were solicited by contacting NACEP members in the State of Michigan. The Board will be comprised of individual or institutional NACEP members from the State of Michigan.

 

President- Dr. DeeDee Stakley

President

Dr. DeeDee Stakley

Director of the Office of Transfer and Secondary School Partnerships

Ferris State University

Email: DeeDeeStakley@ferris.edu

DeeDee Stakley currently serves as the Director Ferris State University’s Office of Transfer and Secondary School Partnerships. Prior to working at FSU, she had 17 years of community college experience working with adults and high school students to help them develop a seamless transition to college. She has also provided educational consulting services related to partnerships between secondary and postsecondary partners.

She has a Doctorate in Community College Leadership from Ferris State University and holds a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Management and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Management and Organizational Development from Spring Arbor University.

Vice President- Dr. Peni Aldrich

Vice President

Dr. Peni Aldrich

Running Start Coordinator

Baker College

Email: Peni.Aldrich@baker.edu

Secretary- Laura Percival

Secretary

Laura Percival

Dean of Occupational Programs

Kirtland Community College

Email: Laura.Percival@kirtland.edu

Laura Percival has served as the Dean of Occupatinoal Programs for Kirtland Community College since August 2012. Her duties include supervising the occupational program, guiding programs through the accreditation process, and implementing core competencies for those programs. Laura also serves as the liaison for high school career and technical programs. She led Kirtland Community College to be the first community college in the state to have state-wide articulation agreements and implemented the institution’s concurrent enrollment policies and procedures.

 

Prior to Kirtland, Lisa serves as Principal of the Easton Intermediate Schol District Career Preparation Center. She has extensive experience teaching at the secondary level and was the Athletic Director for Morrice Area Schools.

 

She earned her Master’s degree in Career and Technical Education from Western Michigan University, and has a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education from Michigan State University.

Treasurer- Sandy Stoddard

Treasurer

Sandy Stoddard

Secretary, Office of Transfer and Secondary School Partnerships

Ferris State University

Email: SandyStoddard@ferris.edu

At-Large

At-Large

Chris Marx

Director of Transfer Articulation

Davenport University

Email: cmarx@davenport.edu

 

At-Large Post-Secondary

Rob Spohr

Vice President for Academic Affairs

Montcalm Community College

Email: robs@montcalm.edu

 

At-Large Secondary

Lisa Jacobs

Executive Director of Community Services and Early College Coordinator at Rockford Public Schools

Email: ljacobs@rockfordschools.org

Committee Chairs

Communications

Leah Melichar

Pre-College Specialist

Ferris State University

Email: leahmelichar@ferris.edu

 

Conference/Professional Development

Chris Marx

Director of Transfer Articulation

Davenport University

Email: cmarx@davenport.edu

 

Elections/Nominations

Dr. DeeDee Stakley

Director of the Office of Transfer and Secondary School Partnerships

Ferris State University

Email: DeeDeeStakley@ferris.edu

 

Finance

Sandy Stoddard

Secretary, Office of Transfer and Secondary School Partnerships

Ferris State University

Email: SandyStoddard@ferris.edu

 

Legislative

Dr. Peni Aldrich

Running Start Coordinator

Baker College

Email: Peni.Aldrich@baker.edu

 

Membership

Laura Percival

Dean of Occupational Programs

Kirtland Community College

Email: Laura.Percival@kirtland.edu