Jon Becker, Executive Director
Jon has been involved with MIFA in one way or another since 1988 - as a debater, actor, judge, coach, committee member, consultant, development director and treasurer.
Becca Weissman, Business Manager
Becca has coached both middle and high school forensics for 19 years. Currently she is co-director of forensics at Detroit Country Day School.
Courtney Bassett, Membership Coordinator
Courtney has been involved in Speech Activities as a competitor, coach, or judge for 17 years! Currently she coaches Debate and Forensics at Birmingham Covington School and Seaholm High School.
September/October Public Forum Resolution:
Resolved: The United States Federal Government ought to pay reparations to African Americans.
MIFA will use this resolution for TWO months (Sept & Oct) for Public Forum Debate. MIFA follows the voting and resolutions used by The National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA). The November/December resolution will be NSDA's November resolution. Varsity PF Debate will use NSDA's December resolution for States in January.
You can vote (during the last week of the month starting in September) for the next resolutions here!