The Staff of Michigan's State Historic Preservation Office
- Please note: the SHPO cannot offer monetary grants to individuals and non-profit organizations. Grant funds are ONLY available through the Certified Local Government Program.
- When contacting SHPO staff via email, please include a content-specific message in the subject line.
- Staff is typically available Monday through Friday during regular office hours (8:00-5:00 EST).
- It is recommended that researchers make an appointment before coming in to use materials. To schedule an appointment, please call us at 517-373-1630.
Brian D. Conway, State Historic Preservation Officer
Bethany Berdes, Executive Secretary
Ashleigh Czapek, Graduate Assistant
Lindsay Ellis, Graduate Assistant
Joelle Letts, Grants Manager & Budget Analyst
Kristin Sewell, Graduate Assistant
Laura Ashlee, Historian, Outreach & Public Relations
Robert Christensen, National Register Coordinator
Todd Walsh, Historian & Web Coordinator
Debra Ball Johnson, Main Street Design Architect
Bryan Lijewski, Historical Architect
Robbert McKay, Historical Architect
Cultural Resource Management & Planning
Martha MacFarlane-Faes, Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer
Dean Anderson, PhD, State Archaeologist
Amy Arnold, Preservation Planner
Brian Grennell, Cultural Resource Management Specialist
Mollie Olinyk, Southeast Michigan Outreach Coordinator
Diane Tuinstra, Cultural Resource Management Specialist
Stacy Tchorzynski, Archaeologist
Jessica Yann, Archaeology Graduate Student Assistant
The SHPO programs are funded, in part, with federal funds from the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior. However, the contents and opinions herein do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Department of the Interior, nor does the mention of trade names or commercial products constitute endorsement or recommendation by the Department of the Interior. Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, the U.S. Department of the Interior prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color national origin, or disability or age in its federally assisted programs. If you believe you have been discriminated against in any program, activity, or facility as described above, or if you desire further information, please write to: Office for Equal Opportunity, National Park Service, 1 849 C Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20240.