MiSTMA Mission Statement

The Michigan Chapter of the Sports Turf Managers Association is a network of sports turf managers, who promote professionalism, advocate safe conditions, provide continuing education, and support the progress of research, all in the pursuit of practical guidance for every economic level of athletic and recreational use of turfgrass.

Membership Benefits

  • Member Meetings
  • Networking
  • Industry Professionalism
  • Membership Directory
  • Continuing Education

Membership Dues

  • Non-Commercial Membership (sports turf managers, athletic directors, coaches):  $50
  • Commercial Membership:  $120 (includes 2 memberships)
  • Students:  $5
  • Additional Memberships (from the same organization):  $25

Elected Board (as of December 2013)

Jim Speelman CSFM


term expires 2015

James Compau

Vice President

term expires 2014



term expires 2014

Seth Stern


term expires 2015

Dana Davis

Past President

Lenny Yoder

Student Representative

Al Lynch

Board Member

term expires 2015
Paul Richter Board Member term expires 2015

Jeff Rylaarsdam

Board Member

term expires 2014

Jim Bogart

Board Member

term expires 2015
Mike Kacsor

Board Member

term expires 2014
Brian Sayers Board Member term expires 2014
Mark Frever CSFM MTF Representative

Kay Patrick-Hile

Executive Secretary

Michigan Sports Turf Managers Association

PO Box 80642
Lansing, MI 48908


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