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Destination Imagination Affiliates are operating in 39 US States and 23 countries around the world. Each Affiliate administers the Challenge Experience locally and is responsible for organizing the tournaments within its geography.

Affiliate Contacts

Connect with the people in your Affiliate who can help you

Affiliate Directors

Ted Grossnickle

Regional Directors
Detroit Metro - East

Amy Laidlaw

Detroit-Metro - West

Jeri Altenberger

Lake Huron

Rikkii Clarent

Lake Michigan

Olivia Rothig

South Central

Elaine Miller

Alumni Relations Coordinators

Caitie McFarland

Affiliate Pricing

Team Number Cost

Per each Challenge Experience or Early Learning team in this Affiliate

Affiliate Fees

In addition to the Team Number Cost, your Affiliate may collect their Affiliate Fee separately. These fees cover operational and/or tournament costs. Please contact your Affiliate Director for further details.

Affiliate Tournament

Name: MI DI State Tournament

Date: 16 March 2024 (In-Person Event)

Location: Grand Ledge HS

Competitive Registration Fee: USD ($) 150.00

Rising Stars Registration Fee: USD ($) 150.00

Registration Due Date: March 01, 2024

Affiliate Training

Name: IC Bootcamp - WEST/MID

Date: 02 March 2024 (In-Person Event)

Location: North Elementary School - Lansing

Registration Due Date: February 23, 2024

Event Notes: $10/student

Affiliate Training

Name: IC Bootcamp - EAST

Date: 24 February 2024 (In-Person Event)

Location: Fraser High School

Registration Due Date: February 21, 2024

Event Notes: $10/student

Regional Tournament

Name: City of Detroit Regional

Region: City of Detroit

Date: 16 February 2024 (In-Person Event)

Location: Wayne State Univ. - STEM Complex

Competitive Registration Fee: USD ($) 75.00

Rising Stars Registration Fee: USD ($) 75.00

Don’t see your location?

If you do not see your location listed, we do not currently have an operating Affiliate there to administer the program or hold a tournament. That doesn’t mean you can’t participate. Please contact us to learn more about how to start a DI team in your area or learn more about becoming an Affiliate.



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