About
About

Staff

  • Dan Patton

    Dan Patton

    Director
    dpatton@barrycounty.org
    Work: 269-945-3775 ext. 5




  • Claire Johnston

    Claire Johnston

    Curator & Exhibits Coordinator
    cjohnston@barrycounty.org
    269-945-3775 ext. 4

    Claire grew up in Grand Rapids, MI and now resides in Lowell, MI with her husband Andy and her sons Peter and Will. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, reading, and doing home improvement projects. She thoroughly enjoys working at beautiful Historic Charlton Park and has been employed here since 2006.

  • Stacey Graham

    Stacey Graham

    Office Manager & Event Coordinator
    sgraham@barrycounty.org
    269-945-3775 ext. 1

    Stacey is a lifelong resident of West Michigan who now resides near Middleville with her husband Josh, and their wonder dog, Nino. In her spare time she enjoys spending time at the pool and following New York Yankees baseball. She loves working in Barry County & considers herself blessed to be employed at Charlton Park since March 2012.



  • Shannon Pinkster

    Shannon Pinkster
    Programming & Education Facilitator
    spinkster@barrycounty.org
    269-945-3775 ext. 3

    Shannon (pictured here with husband Zach) is a recent transplant to Barry County, having grown up and gone to school in Kalamazoo. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, and relaxing at her family’s cabin in Evart. She loves the spirit, energy, and pride that runs throughout Barry County, and has been employed at Charlton Park since March of 2012.

  • Roger Smith

    Roger Smith

    Operations Manager
    Maintenance@charltonpark.org
    269-945-3775

    Roger grew up in Lansing, and moved to Hastings in 1989. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Nancy, and their dog, Sasha. He also enjoys photography, especially photographing lighthouses and waterfalls. He has been employed at Charlton Park since 2008.

  • Ben Strimback

    Ben Strimback

    Maintenance Supervisor
    Maintenance@charltonpark.org
    269-945-3775