Who We Are

Friends of the Historic Masonic Temple

Our mission is to preserve, restore, and repurpose the Historic Masonic Temple of Bay City. To breathe new life into this majestic building while restoring it to it's former glory. The Friends exist to accomplish this great task, including a multi-million dollar restoration. By repurposing the temple to a performing arts facility and multi-use venue, the Friends goal is to provide unique opportunities for the local community.

Board of Directors

Deedee Wacksman, President

Keith Birchler, Secretary

Kelley Kent, Treasurer

Eric Jhyla

Christa Schubert

Jarod Benjamin

Nicholas Suchyta