About Us

At the Michigan Registry, we proudly support members of the Michigan Early Childhood and School-Age workforce. We are an all-in-one resource for tracking professional development, facilitating training, and growing professionally. We are here to support you.


Emily Finnerud

Director of Operations

Emily has registry experience both as the Operations Coordinator and a Quality Assurance Specialist. Emily strives for excellence in both her work and in supporting you.

Karaoke Song: “Private Eyes” by Hall & Oates
Favorite movie line: “No! Try not! Do, or do not. There is no try!” – Yoda
Currently watching on Netflix: The Great British Baking Show

Carlie McKinney

Professional Development Specialist

Carlie served 3 years as an AmeriCorps Vista in three states. Before joining the MiRegistry team, she spent 5 years working in Out of School Time programs. Carlie believes in the importance of having quality professional development opportunities and the role trainers play within the field of childhood care and education.

First Concert: NSYNC
Celebrity to play me in a movie: Aidy Bryant
Achievement: Winning the Smile Award in a dance competition

Emily Morrison-Weeks

Lead Registry Specialist

Emily spent 8 years teaching preschool and school-age children in regular classrooms, Reggio Emilia-inspired, and children’s theatre settings. She believes that when early childhood professionals are supported, they can offer more in their work with children.

Most interesting place I’ve been: London
I could give a 40-minute presentation with no preparation on: Script analysis on Shakespeare’s As You Like It
Celebrity to play me in a movie: Zooey Deschanel

Adam Graf

Registry Specialist

Adam joined the MiRegistry team after working in youth programming for 5 years. He is committed to supporting early childhood and out of school time professionals and believes that children and society benefit greatly when they are well supported.

Favorite Season: Autumn
Last Book I read: Dracula. Currently reading Frankenstein.
Hobby: Voracious journal-keeper


Phone number: 833-386-9238
Our phone hours are:
9:00 am – 5:00 pm EST (M-Thurs)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm EST (Friday)
Fax: 1-888-825-9995
Email: support@miregistry.org
Mailing address: 2908 Marketplace Drive, Suite 103, Fitchburg, WI 53719
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MichiganRegistry