Other Staff

Mary Shepard, Administrative Assistant

Mary joined the Prosecuting Attorney's Office in 2013.  She has been a legal secretary for over 20 years, most recently in Charlevoix with Telgenhof & Snyder, P.C. and Running, Wise & Ford, P.L.C.  

Mary has primary responsibility over the administration of all district court matters within the office and also serves as the office executive assistant, working with office finances, personnel and executive correspondence.

Lori Parris, Administrative Assistant

Lori has been with the Prosecuting Attorney's Office since January of 2015 and has worked for Charlevoix County since 2008.

Prior to her work with the county, Lori was City Clerk for the City of East Jordan.  She has primary administrative responsibility for all matters in the probate court as well as all driving prosecutions.

Chris Whitley, Administrative Assistant

Chris joined the Prosecuting Attorney's Office in 2018. Prior to joining the office, she worked for the State of Michigan Department of Natural Resources at Young and Petoskey State Parks.

She manages discovery on criminal matters and assists with the office's administration of all three courts - circuit, probate and district.