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Dr. David Susko photo
Dr. David Susko photo
Dr. David Susko, EIC Director

Dr. David Susko, Director

David provides leadership in support of the mission statement of the EIC, developing and managing the EIC’s budget, collaborating with supporting units on campus and off campus agencies and organizations to pursue funding opportunities for EIC initiatives.
313-583-6448, dsusko@umich.edu


Michael Perrin, Administrative Manager

Mike facilitates the everyday operations of the EIC. Mike schedules and monitors the activities that take place at the Center and handles administrative responsibilities at the request of the Director.
313-583-6370, mperrin@umich.edu

Richard Simek, Program Supervisor,
Manager of the Natural Areas

Rick supervises, coordinates, and develops the Center's educational programs for schools and the public. Rick also oversees our student interpreters, activities at the campus Community Organic Garden, and stewardship of the Environmental Study Area.
313-583-6371, rsimek@umich.edu

Dorothy McLeer, Program Coordinator,
Interpretive Naturalist

Dorothy is involved in community outreach with non-profit organizations, and other environmental and/or educational partner groups. Dorothy also conducts and develops programs interpreting the ecology of southeast Michigan region. 
313-583-6372, natrlist@umich.edu


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