The Block


Andy Buelow, Executive Director
Rhonda Bogner, CFO
Kate McClure, Patron Services Manager
Keely Payne, Art Director/Marketing Manager
Gabe Slimko, VP Operations,
Karen Vander Zanden, Director of Education and Corporate Engagement

To reach The Block’s administrative offices call 231.726.3231 or email

WMS Board of Directors

Paul R. Jackson President
Jan L. Deur Treasurer
Peter Brown Immediate Past President
Susan Cloutier-Crain
Pat Donahue
Kevin Even
Kimberly L. Hammond, CFP, CIMA, C(k)P
Peter Kurdziel
Dr. Dale Nesbary
Michael Olthoff
Mary L. Price
Suzanne Richards
Thomas Schaub
Dr. Alan Steinman

Block Advisory Board

Emma Torresen chair
Josh Silvis secretary
Jason Olthoff treasurer
Don Kalisz
LaShelle Mikesell
Brian R. Leibrandt
Kerri VanderHoff