MAPS Board of Education

Manistee Area Public Schools

Board of Education members
23g MI Kids Back-on-Track
If you would like to request additional information about our programs or services please contact:
Amber Kowatch, Curriculum Director and 23g Project Manager
Program Details: LINK
Budget Plan: LINK

Board of Education News

Central Office & Board of Education

Location: 525 12th St, Manistee, MI 49660 | Map
Telephone: (231) 723-3521
Fax: (231) 723-1507
Central Office Hours: M-F: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Superintendent: Ronald Stoneman

Board of Education President: Theresa Anderson


Central Office Staff

Ronald Stoneman
Superintendent -

Howard Vaas
Business Manager -

Amber Kowatch
Curriculum Director -

Sue Gustad
Assistant Business Manager -

Sara Schubert
Payroll/Human Resources/Insurance/Lunch -

Carrie Cameron
Accounts Payable Specialist -

Lauren Bergeman
Administrative and Communication Liaison -


Board of Education

Theresa Anderson
President -
Term expires 12/31/2024

Justine Slawinski
Vice President -
Term expires 12/31/2026

Ashley Sensabaugh
Treasurer -
Term expires 12/31/2026

Shelley Johnson
Secretary -
Term expires 12/31/2028

Paul Antal, MD
Board Member -
Term expires 12/31/2024

Jim A. Thompson
Board Member-
Term expires 12/31/2028

Paul Wehrmeister
Board Member -
Term expires 12/31/2024



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Mariners lead the way by providing an inclusive, high-quality, diverse educational environment that inspires and fulfills the goals of all learners at every stage of their journey.


Leading a connected Manistee learning community, which supports the educational journey of each individual student through persistent dedication to student-centered success.