General Chapter Information

The Grand Traverse Area Chapter of MARSP has approximately 655 members and is located in northwestern Michigan.

We hold luncheon meetings twice a year, featuring a program of local interest plus a business meeting providing information that is helpful to our members.

Our chapter features a fall mini-grant program that offers teachers a $150 grant to be used in their classrooms. These grants are given with support of our local TBA Credit Union.

View the latest newsletter from the Grand Traverse Area Chapter: Bay Leaf

Chapter Dues

One-year chapter membership = $10.00

Become a member

Chapter Officers

Chapter President – Susan Schmidt

For a complete officer directory with contact information, please contact the MARSP office. 

Area Officers

Area Director – Mila MacNaughton

Assistant Area Director – VACANT

Geographic Area

Grand Traverse, Benzie, Antrim and Kalkaska counties and is part of MARSP Area 5 in the North Central Region in Michigan.

Chapter Meeting Information

Meetings are held in May and October dates and locations vary.

UPCOMING: Grand Traverse Area MARSP Chapter Luncheon on June 12, 2024

Curious about the new Traverse City Senior Center? Join the Grand Traverse Area MARSP Chapter on Wednesday, June 12, 2024, for a luncheon with speakers Michelle Krumm, Director of the Traverse City Senior Center, and Kelly O’Farrell, Program Specialist. They will share information on the building progress of the new Senior Center and programs for the future.

The luncheon will be held at the Traverse Bay United Methodist Church (former Asbury United Methodist) 1200 Ramsdell St. Traverse City. Doors open at 11:30.

Menu: Sandwiches, salads, chips, beverages, and dessert

Cost: $15. Reservations are requested. Please contact Susan Schmidt at 231-645-0213  or to reserve. Plan to pay for your lunch if you make a reservation.

Hope to see you there!