Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees of Maine Maritime Academy consists of 16 members, all of whom are appointed by the Governor. Members are appointed for a five-year term and may be re-appointed at the discretion of the Governor. The Board has full legal responsibility and authority for the governance of Maine Maritime Academy. It appoints the President of the Academy, approves the establishment of academic programs, confers degrees on students who have completed all requirements for graduation, sets tuition rates, operating budgets, and more.
Notice: Members of the Board of Trustees Ad Hoc committee will be holding a conference call on February 9th, at 3:00 p.m.
The Board is required by statute to meet at least four times a year. Meeting dates for 2017 are:
February 17, 2017 Notice: the February board meeting has been postponed until March 16th, 2017.
May 5, 2017
August 11, 2017
November 10, 2017
All meetings are open to the public and notices are published in advance.
- Robert D. Somerville, Chairman
- Earle A. Cianchette, Vice Chairman
- John F. “Dugan” Shipway, Treasurer
- Morten Arntzen
- Carolyn Brodsky
- Matthew Fendl, Student Trustee
- Gregory S. Fryer
- Katherine Greenleaf
- Wendy Morrison
- Jason Oney
- Robert J. Peacock, II
- Anne Marie Samway
- The Hon. W. Tom Sawyer, Jr.
- Miles Theeman
- Arthur “Kitt” Watson
- J. Douglas Wellington