Press Room

Welcome to the Mackinac Center for Public Policy! We are a nonpartisan research and educational institute committed to improving the quality of life for all Michigan citizens through sound solutions to state and local policy questions. To get in contact with us, please refer to our Communications team below. For specific policy questions, choose from one of the topics or analysts provided for more information.

Mackinac Policy Staff

Tom Gantert

James Hohman

Michael LaFaive

David Littmann

Jack McHugh

Lori Shane


Jarrett Skorup

Audrey Spalding

Jack Spencer

Michael Van Beek

Derk Wilcox

Patrick Wright

Joseph Lehman

Lawrence Reed