Emily Hockemeyer

Post-Secondary Education Leader
About MACF

Emily Hockemeyer

Emily Hockemeyer began her role as Post-Secondary Education Leader at the Foundation in January 2022.  Emily earned a bachelor’s degree in secondary education with an English major and speech minor from Central Michigan University and a master’s in International Baccalaureate Education from Oakland University.  Her previous career experience includes teaching with Midland Public Schools, specifically in International Baccalaureate Language and Literature.  Emily has a passion of creating a sense of belonging, especially when it comes to equity in education. In her role with the Foundation, she engages in community efforts that support post-secondary education.  


Emily’s favorite things are spending time with her family, traveling northern Michigan and reading.


Emily loves walking the Rail Trail and spending time in Sanford where she was raised.

Midland Area Community Foundation


Sharon Mortensen

President & CEO

Kyle Fahrner

Chief Financial Officer

Emily Schafer

Director of Development

Alysia Christy

Director of Community Impact

Heather Crowl

Scholarship Coordinator & Impact Assistant

Laura Dittenber

Administrative & Development Assistant

Emily Hockemeyer

Post-Secondary Education Leader

Kevin LaDuke

Communications Officer

Luiz Quellis

Finance Manager

Nicole Morreale

Executive Assistant

Sara JacobsCarter

Youth Impact Coordinator