Pete LoDico, President
As an Executive Director for USDA Farm Service Agency (counties of Charlevoix, Clinton, and Midland, Michigan), Pete has 30 years experience. He is currently retired from USDA and works as a community volunteer. Pete serves as a director for the Beaver Island Boat Company and the Beaver Island Rural Health Center. He serves on the Peaine Township Board and the Beaver Island Airport Commission. Pete has dedicated himself to the Beaver Island Community Development Corporation since 1999.

Kathy Speck, Treasurer
Kathy has been coming to the Island since she was a child vacationing every summer with her family. In 1977 she moved here with husband Rick and their 3 children (who have all graduated from Beaver Island Community School) to help Kathy's mother run Rafferty's General Store. Kathy is President of the Beaver Island Chamber of Commerce and is very involved with the Christian Church. She is director of her church choir and the Community Choir. She is an Associate Broker with Ed Wojan Realty and has been with the firm for 31 years. She has been very involved with the whole Beaver Island community for many years.

Connie Wojan, Secretary
Connie Wojan has a BA in Psychology from the University of Michigan. She has lived full time on Beaver Island since 1971. She served for 12 years on the Board of Education of the Beaver Island Community School, 11 years as President. For ten years she also served on the Beaver Island Rural Health Center Board, eight years as president. She is currently a trustee on the board of the Charlevoix County Community Foundation. In 2003 Connie was recognized as Beaver Island's Citizen of the Year.

Don Spencer, Officer
Don and his wife Barbara have been full time residents of Beaver Island for the past ten years. Prior to retirement, Don was engaged in the Management Consulting profession for 27 years. Today Don is a trustee of the Charlevoix County Community Foundation and he is also an officer of the Beaver Island Rural Health Center Board of Directors.

Jane MacKenzie, Officer
Jane is the Executive Director of Northern Homes Community Development Corporation, a non-profit organization that creates and preserves affordable housing in northern Michigan. Jane is a graduate of Western Michigan University and received an Masters of Regional Planning from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Jane is a resident of Boyne City and is a member of the Boyne City Planning Commission and Boyne District Library Board.




Beaver Island Community Development Corporation
Affordable Housing for Seniors

PO Box 447
Beaver Island, MI 49782
Phone 231.448.2004