MI icon Directors and Advisors

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Board of Directors manages the Mitchell Institute’s activities. Its primary functions are establishing policies consistent with the organization’s purposes, and resource management and stewardship. Members are elected and serve three-year terms.

Senator George J. Mitchell Honorary Chairman
Joseph Foley Chair
Christopher Pierce Vice Chair & Treasurer

Sara Burns
President
Central Maine Power
Augusta, Maine
Peter Fendler
Principal
Hub International
Cumberland Foreside, Maine
David Johnson
Principal
Kaplan Johnson
Portland, Maine
Melissa Roy
Partner
Advocacy Advisors

Washington, D.C.
Dan Coyne
SVP for Community Impact
United Way of Greater Portland
Portland, Maine
Mark Fernandez
Vice President
R.M. Davis

Portland, Maine
K.C. Jones
Managing Partner
Verrill Dana, LLP
Portland, Maine
Lauren Segal
Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Charles de Sieyes
Falmouth, Maine
Joseph Foley
SVP & Chief Marketing Officer
Unum
Portland, Maine
Michele Martin
Senior Manager of Customer Satisfaction Business Support
L.L. Bean
Freeport, Maine
Virginia Swain
Professor Emeritus
Dartmouth College
Yarmouth, Maine
Roger M. Deitz
Attorney and Mediator
Dispute Resolution
New York, New York
Eric Haskell
Physician
Maine Medical Partners

Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Heather Mitchell
Literary Agent
New York, New York
Anne Swift-Kayatta
Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Robert Ervin
Vice-President
Spring Brook Ice and Fuel Company
Waterville, Maine
David Hines
Director of Research
H.M. Payson & Co.
Portland, Maine
Christopher Pierce
Cumberland Foreside, Maine
Tom Walsh
Owner
Ocean Properties
Bar Harbor, Maine

Senator’s Circle

The Senator’s Circle supports the mission, values, and strategic direction of the Mitchell Institute by promoting the Mitchell Institute and its associated programs across the organization’s many communities, by cultivating its network of supporters and collaborators, and by advocating for the Institute among the Circle’s personal and professional networks.

Marjorie Bride Chair

Tim Agnew
Yarmouth, Maine
Dan Crewe
Cumberland Foreside, Maine
Peter Handy
Yarmouth, Maine
Carol Mitchell
Portland, Maine
J. Duke Albanese
Brunswick, Maine
Edward Demetriou
Falmouth, Maine
Sterling Kozlowski
Falmouth, Maine
Jeff Nathanson
Cumberland, Maine
Barbara Atkins
Waterville, Maine
Pat Eltman
South Portland, Maine
Estelle A. Lavoie
Portland, Maine
Harold Pachios
Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Marjorie Bride
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Rebecca Watt Epstein
Brunswick, Maine
Catherine Lee
North Yarmouth, Maine
David Reynolds
Scarborough, Maine
Susan Carlisle
Bangor, Maine
Joan Fischer
Portland, Maine
Mary McAleney
Cumberland, Maine
Christine Williams
Bethesda, Maryland
Mark Haley
Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Bill Mitchell
Waterville, Maine