Welcome to the MPA, The Voice of the Production Community. The Board of Directors applauds you for joining us and offering your time and efforts to promote Michigan as a location as well as its crews, talent and facilities. Surf around our new site and as we develop it and adjust with your input!! You will gain from and enjoy all the benefits of your membership. Also, there are often seats available on our MPA's Board of Directors jump on board! 2023 is MPA's 20th year!
- Mark Adler - Founder Chair
- Barton Bund -advisor
- Wally Szczubialka - advisor
- Jeremy Salo - advisor
- Micheal Kuentz - advisor
- Sue Witham - advisor
2023-2024 Benefits for our Members
dues are currently the MPA's sole source of fundraising to pay for our
lobbying efforts, public relations efforts and any miscellaneous costs
incurred in our operations. All membership levels are invited to observe
our monthly board meetings as well as any other news materials as
distributed throughout the year.
entitles board election voting rights to one representative per
Company/Organization, or individual who has joined the MPA at this
level. Corporate Members are also eligible to be elected to committee chair
positions by the MPA board.
"Company/Organization" is defined as having three or more employees or members of a company or organization. Dues for a company/organization are $90 per year and allows 4 entries to events and a banner ad on our website.
are defined as single individuals or small businesses with two (2) or
less employees. Dues for an individual member at this level are $50 per
provides the full benefits of individual membership with the exception
that supporting members are not eligible to vote or run for board seats.
Supporting members include members of Unions such as SAGAFTRA, IATSE,
IBEW. Those wishing to chair a committee must report directly to a
specified board member on a regular basis. Dues for supporting members
are $50 per person per year.
the full benefits of supporting membership members of unions such as IATSE, SAG/AFTRA, IBEW, TEAMSTERS as well as students. Students must
be currently enrolled in an educational institution in order to apply
for membership. Union members may be asked to show their membership cards. Dues for Union members and Students are $35 per person per year.
Membership renewals are sent out annually by the website with thirty (30) days notice. Memberships are suspended when dues are unpaid as of their renewal date and taken off of the MPA membership roster when sixty (60) days past due.