Board of Directors

As a mission-based non-profit organization, it’s an honor to have an active Board of Directors with passionate, insightful, and talented individuals who dedicate their time and energy toward moving the Science Center forward.


Matt McGaughey (Chair), Mayotte Group Architects

Jennifer Needham (Vice Chair), Delta Dental

Melissa Nay (Secretary), Greater Lansing CVB

Daniel Gould (Treasurer), Plante Moran

Aaron Spiller, Auto-Owners Insurance

Amber Shinn, University Research Corridor 

Camron Gnass, Traction

David Hornak, Holt Public Schools

Erin Schor, Michigan Community College Association

Justin King, Global Behavior Education

Kate Snyder, Piper & Gold Public Relations

Noah Smith, Capitol Services

Paul Vance, Cline, Cline & Griffin

Tamera Carter, Lake Trust Credit Union

Taylor Gast, Foster Swift

Tom Jandernoa, Jackson National Life Insurance Company

Tom Ruis, PNC

Wendy Hamilton, TechSmith


If you’re interested in serving on Impression 5’s Board of Directors, call our executive director, Erik Larson, at (517) 485-8116, ext. 143.