Contact Information

If you have questions about the MIAAPT, its meetings, or if you are a teacher needing physics advice, please feel free to contact one of the current or former officers listed below. If they don't know the answer they will know someone who does.

Executive Board

2021-2022 President
Robert Tarchinski (Cranbrook)

2009-2022 Treasurer
Don Pata (Grosse Pointe North High School)

2009-2022 Secretary/Webmaster
Steve Dickie (Divine Child High School)

2015-2022 Section Representative
Brad Ambrose (Grand Valley State University)

2016-2022 Liaison to MSTA
James Gell (Plymouth High School)

Past Officers

2019-2020 Past President
Nita Kedharnath (University of Michigan)

2019-2020 Past President
Alan O’Keef 
(Lansing Community College)

2018-2019 Past President
Taoufik Nadji (Interlochen Arts Academy)

2015-2018 Liaison to MI State Board of Ed
Kathy Mirakovits (Portage Northern HS)

2017-2018 Past President
Laurence Tarini (University of Michigan Flint)

2016-2017 Past President
David Shane (Lansing Community College)

2015-2016 Past President
Les Latham (Port Huron Northern High School)

2014-2015 Past President
Alan Grafe (University of Michigan Flint)

2013-2014 Past President
Scott Cochran (Kirtland Community College)

2012-2013 Past President
James Gell (Plymouth High School)

2011-2012 Past President
Brad Ambrose (Grand Valley State University)

2010-2011 Past President
Michael Faleski (Delta College)

2009-2010 Past President
Drew Isola (Allegan High School )

2008-9 Past President
Charles Henderson (Western Michigan University)

2007-8 Past President
Michael Faleski (Delta College)

2006-7 Past President
Kathy Mirakovits (Portage Northern HS)

2005-6 Past President
Ernie Behringer (Eastern Michigan U)

2004-5 Past President
Michael LoPresto (Henry Ford CC)

2003-4 Past President
Stephen Rea (Plymouth Canton HS)

2002-3 Past President
Phil Kaldon (Western Michigan U)

2001-2 Past President
Alex Azima (Lansing CC)

2008-9 Secretary/Webmaster
Scott Schneider (Lawrence Tech University)

200?-2012 Section Representative
Al Gibson