Our Board members aid in our mission by providing strategic guidance, ensuring proper governance, helping with outreach, and participating in and contributing to our fundraising efforts. If you or someone you know may be interested in participating on the Michigan IPL board, please contact our office.


Rev. John Schleicher
Retired ELCA Bishop, Grand Ledge

Vice President
Jim Detjen
Edgewood United Church, E. Lansing

Fr. Jim McDougall
St. Andrew's Catholic, Saline

William Antoun
Islamic Organization of N. America, Warren

Dave Arnosti, PhD
Haslett Community Church
Michigan State University

Rabbi Moshe Givental
West Bloomfield

Rev. Deb Hansen
Interfaith Chaplain, Levering

Sonya Pouncy, CEM, CMVP, LEED-AP
Energy Sciences, Royal Oak

Suresh Rama, PhD
HCD Group and Valiant-TMS, 
Auburn Hills

Cybelle Shattuck, PhD
People's Church, Kalamazoo
Western Michigan University