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Kenneth M. Curtis ’52

Governor  |  State of Maine
President  |  Maine Maritime Academy


  • B.S., Maine Maritime Academy, 1952 (D)
  • J.D., Portland University, University School of Law
  • Honorary Degrees: University of Maine, University of New Brunswick, Bowdoin College, Colby College, Bates College, University of New Hampshire, Mount Allison University, St. Joseph’s College, St. Francis College, Unity College

Career Highlights:

  • Principal, Curtis Thaxter Stevens Broder & Micoleau
  • President, Maine Maritime Academy
  • U.S. Ambassador to Canada
  • Chairman, Democratic National Committee
  • Governor, State of Maine
  • Veteran
  • U.S. Naval Reserve

Distinguished Service:

  • Board of Trustees, Susan L. Curtis Foundation
  • Advisory Board, Alberta Northeast Gas, Ltd.
  • Board of Directors, KeyCorp
  • Board of Directos, Bowater, Incorporated
  • Council of Former American Ambassadors
  • Board of Visitors, University of Maine School of Law