Office of Community Outreach

The Office of Community Outreach (OCO) at MCC is responsible for managing the communications and image of the college. Our primary functions include institutional marketing, media relations, MCC TV, web content management and Continuing Education. Our goal is to provide one point of contact for any communication-related activities.

If you are a community member interested in engaging with the College, please contact Trynette Lottie-Harps, Dean of Community Outreach, at (231) 777-0559 or

MCC’s own TV station is a service to the community that provides access to information on local and global issues. For more information visit the MCC TV page.

Need career experience? The Office of Community Outreach at MCC is a great place to get career experience and pump up your resume! Internships are currently available for graphics, TV/Video production, alumni relations, Continuing Education, marketing, and other areas of interest. Visit the MCC Student Employment webpage for more information.

OCO Responsibilities:
  • Continuing Education
  • Institutional Marketing
  • MCC TV
  • Media Relations
  • Webmaster
OCO Staff:

Trynette Lottie-Harps, Dean of Community Outreach (Marketing)
Room 1117
Phone: (231) 777-0559
Fax: (231) 777-0312

Peter Koryzno — Communications Manager (Webmaster, Media Relations)
Room 1129
Phone: (231) 777-0583
Fax: (231) 777-0312

Rod VanNortwick — MCC TV Operations Manager
Room 1101
Phone: (231) 777-0541

Mary Williams — Continuing Education Coordinator
Room 1127
Phone: (231) 777-0348

Jennifer Cross – Administrative Assistant
Room 1101
Phone: (231) 777-0422