Board of Directors
EXECUTIVE BOARD OF DIRECTORS – OFFICERS
President: Scott Govitz
Scott is an administrator at MidMichigan Community College and has previously served as Mayor and Manager of the city of Beaverton.
Vice President: Joan Cashin
Joan is a retired educator and former Beaveron Rural Schools Superintendent.
2nd Vice Presidents: Joyce Broka and Shannon Lijewski
Joyce brings to BAC organizational and people skills from her careers in both university research labs and as a State DEQ employee.
Shannon volunteers as the community liaison and head coach for Beaverton Girls On The Run. She works as Director of Community Impact for United Way of Midland County.
Secretary: Julie Wright
Julie is a community nurse educator who promotes health education, prevention and healthy living; a wife and mother and a grandmother of 4 grandsons.
Treasurer: Dorothy Erway
Dorothy is a retired accountant from Dow Chemical Company.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Marietta is the Facilities & Transportation Manager for Beaverton Rural Schools.
Kelli is an educator in the English department of Beaverton High School.
Laura Walters is the Interim Director of the Gladwin County District Library.
Jaynie Smith Hoerauf
Jaynie is a practicing attorney in the area and is advising the BAC.
Renee is a physical therapy assistant for MidMichigan Health Rehabilitation Services at Beaverton.
Corey is Co-owner and Director of Sales at Modern Machinery.
Robin L. Smith-Martin
Robin is the President of Smith & Associates, an accounting firm in Beaverton. She is the accountant for the BAC.
Kelsey volunteers her time on multiple committees in her community. She is an Insurance Agent at the Schumacher Agency in Beaverton.
Retired from Dow Corning Corp. Member of Beaverton Church of the Brethren, co-coach of varsity softball. Helps oversee HVAC at the center. Volunteers along with wife at fitness center and Sweet B cafe.
Production Supervisor at Saint-Gobain PPL Beaverton. Beaverton High School Varsity Football Asst. Coach; Beaverton Lions Club member; Member of Gladwin County Endowment Fund Board.
Library assistant with Gladwin County District Library.
MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS TEAM
Chair: Bryan Locey - Social Media & Press Releases
Retired teacher, Beaverton High School. A founding BAC board member now doing volunteer work at BAC and Hospice of Gladwin Area.
Julie French - Advertising & Print Media, Web Updates, Constant Contact
Oklahoma State University graduate. Promotional Strategist working primarily in purebred livestock and agriculture. Brainstormer, collaborator, concept developer,
copywriter and designer known for coming up with fresh ideas and developing step-by-step strategies that make an impact.
Anna McNeill - Constant Contact
Gladwin High School and Central Michigan University graduate. Program Coordinator at the Gladwin County Council on Aging. First time home buyer in the City of Beaverton.
A part-time volunteer at the Association to Rescue Kritters ( ARK) and assists with the BAC marketing team's Constant Contact monthly newsletter. .
Technology & Website Design, Management and Hosting: Nick Loomis (Digital Image Technologies, LLC)
Programming: Dorothy Erway (Chair), Julie Wright, Kelli Fitzpatrick
Financial: Jane-Rowley-Smith, Robin Smith, Dorothy Erway
Plastics History Committee: Scott Govitz, Corey Pohlman, Julie French, Steve Fosgard, Ronda Robinson
Fundraising Committee: Scott Govitz, Jada Carland
Building Committee: Marietta Andrist, Brian Rowland
Arts & Culture: Jada Carland (Chair), Bryan Locey, Julie Wright, Sharron Smith, Cari Jefferson, Julie French, Kelli Fitzpatrick, Joan Cashin