Vicki Beam

Vicki, the founder of Michigan College Planning, has been married to Jim for more than 25 years, and helped raise his 2 grown children, John and Magan, who are busy establishing their careers in the Traverse City and St. Clair Shores, Michigan areas. Their first granddaughter, Briella, was born in December 2018, their second granddaugher - Emerson, was born in February 2020 - and Vicki is helping plan for their college years.

Vicki and Jim, owner of Main Beam Construction LLC. in Traverse City, enjoy spending time with their Black Lab, Elley and German Shorthaired Pointer, Gunnar. When not working or spending time with family, friends and the dogs you can find Jim and Vicki riding their Harleys as often as possible. They have enjoyed many trips to Sturgis, SD, the Kentucky and Tennessee area, Bar Harbor, Maine and Colorado - while a trip to Alaska remains on their Life List. They have called Traverse City home after relocating here over 23 years ago - and enjoy entertaining family and friends that often visit. Vicki attended University of Michigan and Russell Sage College for a B.S. in Computer Science and Management.