826michigan Staff and Board of Directors

826michigan’s staff is made up of dedicated educators, administrators, and program experts.

We are committed to delivering high-quality, impactful educational programming to students and families in the Detroit, Ann Arbor, and Ypsilanti area. Have a question or just want to reach out to say hi? 

Executive Director
Megan Shuchman

Education Director
Catherine Calabro Cavin

Volunteer Manager
Caitlin Koska

Program Manager
Denise Ervin

Interim Volunteer & Program Coordinator
Kayla Chenault

Program Manager
Megan Gilson

Operations Manager
Kinyel Friday

Want to work for 826michigan?

Check out our Jobs page for available job and internship openings.

Board of Directors

Maria Montoya, President & Secretary

Matthew R. VanWasshnova, Vice President

Holly Hunt, Treasurer

Christopher Ankney

Abby Fanelli

James A. Hiller

Monica Rodriguez

Phil Weiss

826 National Founders

Dave Eggers & Nínive Clements Calegari

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