The Directors and Staff of the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum


Mel Drumm President & Executive Director
Cory Joyrich Senior Director of Advancement
Charles Stout Director of Exhibits
John Bowditch Director of Exhibits Emeritus
Carol Knauss Director of Operations
Peggy Pietras Director of Finance

Lorrie Beaumont

Director of Programs
Gerry Diepenhorst Director of Facilities


Kaila Barr Membership & Birthday Party Manager
Alice Klute Retail and Web Manager
Jan Klute Registration Coordinator
Robin Little Grants Manager
Sam McLaren Outreach Programs Manager
Ari Morris Assistant Director of Operations
Dyanna Posch General Museum Educator
Andy Powrie Facility & Exhibit Tech
Andrea Reynolds Outreach Workshops Manager
Kris Rudolph Exhibits Technician
Corrina Strecker Distance Learning Manager
Rachel Szymanski Development Associate
Sandy Toivonen Associate Business Manager
Nichole Wright Public Programs & Volunteer Manager


Visit Us

220 E. Ann St. 
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Museum Hours:

Monday: 10 - 5
Tuesday: 9 - 5
Wednesday: 10 - 5
Thursday: 10 - 8
Friday: 10 - 5
Saturday:  10 - 5
Sunday: Noon - 5

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$12 for Adults and Children
$5 after 5pm on Thurs only
Free for Babies 0-23 months