Press Room

Welcome to the Mackinac Center for Public Policy! We are a nonpartisan research and educational institute committed to improving the quality of life for all Michigan citizens through sound solutions to state and local policy questions. To get in contact with us, please refer to our Communications team below. For specific policy questions, choose from one of the topics or analysts provided for more information.

Mackinac Policy Staff

Ben DeGrow

Tom Gantert

Jason Hayes

James Hohman

Michael LaFaive

Jack McHugh


Michael Reitz

Kahryn Riley

Jarrett Skorup

Michael Van Beek

Derk Wilcox

Patrick Wright

Joseph Lehman

Lindsay B. Killen