Board of Directors

Scott Govitz


Scott is a retired administrator at MidMichigan College and has previously served as Mayor and Manager of the city of Beaverton.

Kennedy Cripps

1st Vice President

Kennedy is the Director of Graduate Programs for Northwood University’s DeVos Graduate School of Management.

Joyce Broka

2nd Vice President

Joyce is retired from careers in university research labs and with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.

Mark Grove

2nd Vice President

Mark is a Production Supervisor at Saint-Gobain PPL Beaverton, a Beaverton Lions Club member, and the retired Beaverton High School Varsity Football Assistant Coach after 28 years.

Joan Cashin


Joan is a retired educator and former Beaverton Schools Superintendent.

Dorothy Erway


Dorothy is a retired accountant from Dow Chemical Company and a former Gladwin county substitute teacher.

John Clexton

John is the Director of the Gladwin County District Library.

Kelsey Killinger

Kelsey is the Community Health Supervisor for MyMichigan Health working in both the Gladwin and West Branch systems.

Renee Lang

Renee is a former physical therapy assistant for MyMichigan Health Rehabilitation Services at Beaverton and a current local business owner.

Laura Maveal

Laura is currently HR Director with FED Corporation. She was previously an elected official and county administrator.

Corey Pohlman

Corey is the Co-owner and Director of Sales at Modern Machinery.

Kelsey Redman

Kelsey is an Insurance Agent at the Schumacher Agency in Beaverton and volunteers her time on multiple committees in her community.

Jane Rowley-Smith

Jane is a retired local business owner, member of Our Lady of Grace Church, grandmother, member of the BAC book club, and gardener.

Lance Tenwalde

Lance is a Trust Officer at Tri-Star Trust.

Dan Whitmer

Dan is retired from Dow Corning Corp, a member of Beaverton Church of the Brethren, and co-coach of varsity softball. He helps oversee HVAC at the BAC and volunteers along with his wife in the fitness center and Sweet B cafe.

Ex-officio Members

Jaynie Smith Hoerauf

Jaynie is a practicing attorney in the area and is advising the BAC.

Robin L. Smith-Martin

Robin is the President of Smith & Associates, an accounting firm in Beaverton.