What We Do

Principals face many challenges in leading for the 21st century. Transformations in school systems and communities in the U.S. and around the world have greatly expanded the leadership role of principals. MEMSPA and NAESP advocate for the support principals need to be successful 21st century leaders—to achieve the highest results for children, families, and communities.


Board of Directors

Welcome to the Board of Directors' webpage! The board of directors' roster may be viewed here.

Meeting Dates & Times

September 30, 2016 - 9:30 am (MEMSPA Offices)
December 6, 2016 - 6:00 pm (Grand Traverse Resort)
March 3, 2017 - 9:30 am (MEMSPA Offices)
May 12, 2017 - 9:30 am (MEMSPA Offices)


The board of directors is responsible to the Representative Assembly. It determines the mission and the purpose of the association and ensures that there is effective organizational planning so that goals and objectives can be accomplished. The board also ensures adequate resources and see that those resources are managed effectively. To these ends, the board determines and monitors the association's policies, guidelines, programs and services and enhances the association's public image. The board directs the affairs of the association between meetings of the Representative Assembly.