theodore roethke museum

Preserving and promoting the legacy of the great American poet, Theodore Roethke. 

 

FRIENDS OF ROETHKE BOARD 

The Board of  Trustees of the Friends of Theodore Roethke meets on the third Tuesday of every month from 6–7 pm at various locations.  All members are welcome at these meetings. Please contact Roethke House for current location.

OFFICERS

Annie Ransford
Retired high school teacher 
President
Marketing subcommittee - community outreach/collaboration/education

Michael Kolleth

Vice President
Marketing Committee – community outreach and promotion

Fred Overdier
Lawyer at Braun Kendrick Finkbeiner
Recording Secretary
Nominating / Governance Committee Chairman

Bill Keys
Treasurer
Finance Committee Chairman
Lawyer and business owner Country Club Cleaners

Kathie Marchlewski

Recording Secretary
Delta College Assistant Professor, Journalism
Marketing subcommittee - community outreach/collaboration/education/ programs            

BOARD MEMBERS

Janet Martineau
Freelance Journalist
Marketing Committee Chair

  • subcommittee – community outreach/collaboration/education
  • subcommittee - promotion


Marilyn Crane
Nursing background
Renovation/ Repair Subcommittee

Sandy Payne
Bay Area Reading Council
Retired Science and Reading Teacher
Marketing subcommittee – community
Outreach/collaboration/education/ programs

Mary Ellen Roethke
Therapist /Psychologist
Renovation / Repair subcommittee

Joyce Seals
Former Mayor of Saginaw /Community Organizer
Nominating/ Governance subcommittee
Marketing subcommittee - community outreach/collaboration/education/ programs
 

WORKING MEMBERS

 Dominic Buggia
Retired worker
Renovation/ Repair Subcommittee

Hank Kaufmann
Pipe Fitter
Membership Chairman
Renovation/ Repair Subcommittee

Andrew Matuzak
Yeo & Yeo  Accountant

Jett Whitehead
Rare Book Dealer specializing in Twentieth Century Poets
Marketing subcommittee - Honorary Board Chairman