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Maine State Technical Committee Members


Agency/Organization Representative
Local Working Groups:  
Androscoggin Valley Local Working Group Art Dunlap/Kathy Shaw
Central Aroostook Local Working Group Sam Blackstone/Brian Edgecomb
Cumberland County Local Working Group William Rust/Charles Norman
Franklin County Local Working Group Rosetta Thompson/Thayden Farrington
Hancock County Local Working Group Megan Facciolo
Kennebec County Local Working Group Dan Tibbetts
Knox-Lincoln Counties Local Working Group Mark Hedrich/Hildy Ellis
Oxford County Local Working Group Merle Ring
Penobscot County Local Working Group John Simon
Piscataquis County Local Working Group Gordon Moore
Somerset County Local Working Group Kerry Hebert
Southern Aroostook Local Working Group Gene Lawlor
St. John Valley Local Working Group Anthony Tardiff
Waldo County Local Working Group Andy Reed
Washington County Local Working Group Nate Pennell
York County Local Working Group Lee Burnett
Legislative Staffs:  
Congressman Bruce Poliquin's Office  
Congresswoman Chellie Pingree's Office Leslie Merrill and Emily Horton
Senator Angus King Marge Kilkelly, Sharon Campbell, Barbara Hayslett, Adam Lachman, Chris Rector
Senator Susan Collins' Office Carol Woodcock
Native American Tribes:  
Aroostook Band of MicMacs Chief Edward Peter-Paul, Dave Silver
Houlton Band of Maliseets Chief Brenda Commander
Passamaquoddy Tribe, Indian Township Reservation Governor Joseph Socobasin
Passamaquoddy Tribe, Pleasant Point Reservation Governor Reubin Cleaves
Passamaquoddy Tribes Blueberry Farm Darrell Newell
Penobscot Indian Nation Dan Kusnierz/Chief Kirk Francis
Federal Agencies:  
Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Wildlife Services Robin Dyer
Environmental Protection Agency, Region 1 Sandy Fancieullo
Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ecosystem Protection, Drinking Water Program Kira Jacobs
Farm Service Agency (FSA) Donovan Todd/Amanda May
Maine State FSA Committee Annie Allen
Maine State FSA Committee Anthony Carroll
Maine State FSA Committee Jacqueline Lundeen
Maine State FSA committee Sandra Nutting
New England Plant, Soil and Water Lab/ARS William Wolters, Acting
Rural Development Virginia Manuel
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Shawn Mahaney
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Fred Seavey/Sandra Lary
USDA Forest Service John Brissette/Rob Clark/Karl Honkonen/Peter Beringer
State Agencies:  
Cooperative Extension Service Catherine Elliott/Rick Kersbergen/John Jemison
Land Use Regulation Commission Catherine Carroll
Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources Walter Whitcomb/David Rocque/Mark Hedrich
Maine Department of Conservation - Maine Natural Areas Program Molly Docherty
Maine Department of Environmental Protection Paul Mercer
Maine Department of Health and Human Services/Maine CDC Drinking Water Program Michael Abbot
Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Merry Gallagher
Maine Department of Marine Resources Patrick Keliher
Maine Department of Marine Resources, Bureau of Sea-Run Fisheries and Habitat Oliver Cox
Maine Forest Service Doug Denico/Donald Mansius/Gordon Moore/Andrew Shultz
Natural Resource Organizations and Groups:  
Maine Association of Conservation Districts Tom Gordon
Maine Association of Resource Conservation and Development Councils Fred Sherburne
Maine Council Atlantic Salmon Gary Arsenault
Maine Dairy Industry Association Fred Hardy
Maine Farm Bureau Dr. Alicyn Ryan
Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association Katy Green
Maine Potato Board Tim Hobbs
Maine Rural Partners Robin Beck
Maine Sustainable Agriculture Society Rick Kersbergen, Nanne Kennedy
The Nature Conservancy, Maine Chapter Nancy Sferra
Wild Blueberry Commission Nancy McBrady
National Wild Turkey Federation Matthew DiBona
AgMatters Lauchlin Titus
Forester Mark Brown

Last Updated:  9/21/2016