Meet Our Volunteer Staff

Our hard working and compassionate teachers are dedicated to the GIL cause and work tirelessly to help bring accessible education to refugees in the Lansing area. 

The Teachers Who Make GIL Possible

Paula Frantz

Executive Director


Teachers

Jan Bernsten

Barbara Breneman 

Sharon Carr
Peggy Champion
Pat Eenigenburg
​Paul Eenigenburg

Jim Kelly

Jon Keune
​Kelly Kitchen

Ann McCarthy
​John McCarthy
James Montrief
Jeff Shane
​Keith Smith

Dani Stanbouly
​Jim Veurink
​Jane White 

Interested in Volunteering?

Our program wouldn't exist without the amazing support of our volunteers.  If you're interested in finding out how you can volunteer, please contact 517-488-5342.

Become a Volunteer

To apply to be a volunteer, please download the application below and return the completed application to:


The Global Institute of Lansing

510 W. Ottawa Street

Lansing, MI  48933

GIL Volunteer Application (pdf)

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