Welcome to COMA!

THE CONFERENCE ON MICHIGAN ARCHAEOLOGY (COMA) is an organization of professional archaeologists who actively pursue or have conducted archaeological research in Michigan. COMA is the oldest and largest body of professional archaeologists in Michigan and is comprised of archaeologists who work for colleges and universities, state and federal agencies, and private companies.


  • President: Jackie Lillis-Warwick
  • Vice President: Dillon Carr, Ph.D.
  • Treasurer: Don Weir
  • Secretary: Megan McCullen, Ph.D.


  • Lynn Evans, Ph.D.
  • Scott Grammer
  • Beverley A. Smith, Ph.D.
  • Chris Stephenson
  • Sarah Surface-Evans, Ph.D.
  • Stacy Tchorzynski

The 2017 COMA meeting will be held on Saturday April 8th at 10 am in the Michigan Historical Center, Learning Labs 2 & 3 (1st floor near the big public elevator).