Leadership

Maine’s community colleges are critical to our ability to build a brighter future—for thousands of students and for our state as a whole. An investment in our community colleges and in the hard working people of this state is an investment in a more prosperous Maine.

~ The Honorable John R. McKernan, Jr., Foundation Chair

Board of Directors

The Honorable John R. McKernan, Jr., Chair
Former Governor of Maine

Lisa Gorman, Vice Chair
Community Activist and Fundraiser

The Honorable Daniel E. Wathen, Secretary
Of Counsel, Pierce Atwood LLP
Former Chief Justice, Maine Supreme Court

Richard Petersen, Treasurer
President and CEO, Maine Medical Center

Carol Epstein
President, Epstein Properties

John Fitzsimmons
President Emeritus, Maine Community College System

Sterling Kozlowski
President, KeyBank Maine

Derek Langhauser
President, Maine Community College System

Robert Montgomery-Rice
President, Bangor Savings Bank

Elaine Rosen
Chair, The Kresge Foundation; Chair of the Board, Assurant Inc.

Lawrence Wold
President, TD Bank Maine

Professional Staff

Jane Phillips, President
207.321.6153 (w)
207.632.9983 (c)
jphillips@maineccfoundation.org

Laura R. Gebhart, Director of Development and Operations
207.321.6154 (w)
lgebhart@maineccfoundation.org

Leadership Council

Jonathan Ayers
Chairman, CEO, and President, IDEXX Laboratories, Inc.

Michael P. Bourque, APR, WCP
Senior Vice President, External Affairs, The MEMIC Group

Gerry Chasse
Vice Chairman, Emera Maine Board

Dana Connors
President, Maine State Chamber of Commerce

Daniel Corcoran
President, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Maine

Royce Cross
President, Cross Insurance

Joseph R. Foley
Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, UNUM

Brenda C. Garrand
CEO, Garrand

Robert A. Moore
Former President and CEO, Dead River Company

Michael Papp
General Manager, Pratt & Whitney

Michael Q. Simonds
President and CEO, UNUM US

Stephen Smith
President and CEO, L.L.Bean

Peter Vigue
Chairman, President, & CEO The Cianbro Companies