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Meet the Travel
Michigan Team


300 N. Washington Square
Lansing Michigan 48913

David Lorenz, Vice President 
Phone: (517) 335-0007
Email: [email protected] 

Rochelle Caslavka, Executive Assistant | Assists the Vice President of Travel Michigan.
Phone: (517) 241-6748 
Email: [email protected] 

Bonnie Fink, Partnership & Travel Web Coordinator | Manages michigan.org web content including partnership pages and the tourism property database. 
Phone: (517) 335-6909
Email: [email protected]

Nicole Gaukel, Marketing Content & Project Coordinator | Coordinates and creates content for the Travel Michigan website and marketing materials; manages media photography requests.
Phone: (517) 284-7548
Email: [email protected]

Michelle Grinnell, Director of Media, Public and Industry Relations | Manages all media requests, public relations activities and industry outreach efforts. 
Phone: (517) 241-0251
Email: [email protected] 

Paul Howland, Special Assistant | Manages special projects.
Phone: (517) 241-6718
Email: [email protected]

Maria Mendez, Project Coordinator
Phone: (517) 241-6759
Email: [email protected]

Amanda Munson, Departmental Technician | WJR Travel Michigan radio show producer. Assists the Vice President and responds to Travel Commission inquiries. 
Phone: (517) 241-6705
Email: [email protected]

Robin Peebles, Publications Specialist | Oversees the production of the Pure Michigan seasonal travel guides and manages the consumer e-newsletter program.
Phone: (517) 241-6708
Email: [email protected]  

Kelly Wolgamott, Director of Travel Marketing | Manages all advertising and marketing efforts.
Phone: (517) 241-5004
Email: [email protected]

Ken Yarsevich, Advertising Specialist | Manages the partner program.
Phone: (517) 335-4383
Email: [email protected]