Michael’s Place Board of Directors is comprised of northern Michigan business and philanthropic leaders who keep the organization’s mission in focus with every decision and initiative. Board members shepherd Michael’s Place in our efforts to develop new ways to comfort grieving families and educate the public on the life-changing benefits of grief support.



Board of Directors

Karen Browne
Board President
President – TBA Credit Union

Gretchen Overbeek
Board Secretary
Vice President of Compensation and Benefits, Hagerty Insurance

Doug Morgenstern
Community Banking (Retired)

Mindy Davis Buell
Executive Director/CEO, Michael’s Place

Chris Dennos
Founder, Trustee

Judy Harrison
Owner – High Impact Productions

Leslie Heimburger, MD





Mindy Davis Buell
Executive Director

Elizabeth Boomer-Judson
Community Partnership Coordinator

Melissa Dunklow
Grief Services Coordinator – Youth & Family

Pam Jones-Robinson
Marketing Coordinator

Kristi Spencer-Nemec, MA, LPC
Grief Services Coordinator

Connie Wintzinger
Development Director





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