Meet the Festival Board & Staff

(not including our planning committee)

Our Mission

To provide an enriching cultural experience that explores the life and work of C. S. Lewis through collaborations by the arts, education, and faith communities.


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  Anne McDevitt
Executive Director
Randy Evans
Doug Mantha
  Amy Scott
Chris Hammond


Rev. Greg Brown
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  David Crouse
Vice President
Kathy Snyder Peter Manthei
  Peter O'Rourke John Scholten Harold Woodruff






Dr. Christopher Mitchell
Director of the Wade Center, Wheaton College, IL


Sarah Arthur
Author & Speaker


Reverend Dr. Michael Ward
Chaplain of Peterhouse, Cambridge University, UK
Former warden of the Kilns

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Sponsors Manthei Development Corp Dave Kring Chevrolet-Cadillac Mclean & Eakin Bookselleers The Bank of northern Michigan Wally and Margy Kidd Beards Brewery Stafford's Perry Hotel Great Lakes Energy People Fund First Presbyterian Church North Central College Petoskey United Methodist Church Crouse Gaslight Media Bay View Association