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: If you would like access to previous livestreams of Board of Trustees meetings, please contact Rhonda Varney, at

Meeting dates for 2024 are:

  • February 15, 2024
  • May 3, 2024
  • August 8, 2024
  • November 7, 2024

All meetings are open to the public and notices are published in advance.

Board Members

Minutes of the Meetings