We are a small but strong and dedicated team of creative reuse professionals who love diverting usable waste from the waste stream and making creative materials accessible to teachers, parents, kids, hobbyists, crafters, artisans, creative entrepreneurs and, well, everyone.

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CLAIRE TYRA

Executive Director - Ann Arbor  

  • Hometown: Ypsilanti, MI  
  • Current Residence: Ypsilanti, MI
  • Been at SCRAP since: Jan 2018  
  • SCRAP expertise: Organization, Events, Marketing, Operations   
  • Favorite store item: Textiles, Yarn, Embroidery Floss  
  • Favorite creative reuse project: Knitting & Cross stitch  
  • What they’re up to off the clock: When I am not at SCRAP, I continue my nonprofit work with the Historic Ypsilanti Freighthouse. If you find me off the clock, I am spending as much time with family and friends as possible.

Pronouns: she, her, hers

claire.t@scrapcreativereuse.org

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JUNE BEATY

Creative Reuse Center Manager

  • Hometown: Novi, MI
  • Current Residence: Ann Arbor, MI
  • Been at SCRAP since: Jan 2019
  • SCRAP expertise: Organizing the sales floor and volunteer coordinaton
  • Favorite store item: Yarn
  • Favorite creative reuse project: Crochet stuffies. Fabric collage
  • What they’re up to off the clock: Cooking and baking with my daughter, reading, playing with out cats

Pronouns: she, her, hers

 helloannarbor@scrapcreativereuse.org

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SEAN ROHLMAN

Reuse Specialist

  • Hometown: Chelsea, MI  
  • Been at SCRAP since: May 2021  
  • SCRAP expertise: Reuse Expert
  • Favorite store item: All the vintage stuff  
  • Favorite creative reuse project: Home/event decorations  
  • What they’re up to off the clock: When I'm off the clock I like to DJ, play video games, and go for a good walk. 

Pronouns: he, him, his

helloannarbor@scrapcreativereuse.org

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MEGAN NICHOLSON

Education/Reuse Specialist

  • Hometown: Dallas, Texas
  • Curretn Residence: Ypsilanti, MI
  • Been at SCRAP since: July 2022  
  • SCRAP expertise: helping others find their inner creative
  • Favorite store item: kitschy cross stitch patterns and anything channeling Martha Stewart circa 1990
  • Favorite creative reuse project: Anything that solves a storage problem in a beautiful way
  • What they’re up to off the clock: gardening, writing, thrifting, fixing something in my 100-year-old house, hiking with my dog

Pronouns: she, her, hers

annarboreducation@scrapcreativereuse.org

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You feel the creative, environmental, and educational love from SCRAP. You return the love by adding to our resources so we can share with others. It becomes a circle of love that keeps giving – to you, to us, and to the entire community.