Professional Staff

Bay View is governed by a nine-member board of trustees. The board appoints an executive director to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Association. The executive director is assisted by a professional staff.

Mike Spencer, Executive Director
Barbara K. Pfeil, Finance Director
Jessica Webster, Member Services Coordinator
Jake Porath, Superintendent of Buildings & Grounds
Cynthia Adams, Accounts Payable
Louise Nickerson, Administrative Assistant
Zach Panoff, Information Technology Manager
Lori Willingham, Accounts Receivable Analyst

Lesley Tarsi, Communications Coordinator

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The Bay View Association is located just outside of Petoskey, Michigan on the shore of Little Traverse Bay.

1715 Encampment Ave
P.O. Box 583
Petoskey, MI 49770

Phone: 231-347-6225



Our Mission

To be an institution in which Christian values and traditions are central; To enrich the human experience for individuals and families within Bay View and the surrounding community through a seasonal program of religious, educational, cultural and recreational opportunities; to provide a Christian perspective in a changing world.

The Bay View Association is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Click to read Our Vision.