Board of Trustees

Executive Committee

Chris Sockalexis, Penobscot (Acting Chair)

Elissa Laplant, Maliseet (Secretary)

Jeff Dalrymple (Treasurer)

Jamie Bissonette Lewey, Abenaki (Co-Chair, Governance Committee)

Roger Milliken (Co-Chair, Governance Committee)

Jennifer Neptune, Penobscot (Chair, Collections Committee)

Patti Selig (Chair, Stewardship Committee)


Kristen Barnett, Unagax/Aleut

Ann Cox Halkett

Gabriel Frey, Passamaquoddy

Michael-Corey (Corey) F. Hinton, Passamaquoddy

Abbe Levin

Margo Lukens

Sarah Sockbeson, Penobscot

Douglas Sharpe

Honorary Trustees

Alice Wellman

Darren J. Ranco, Penobscot


Native Advisory Council

James E. Francis, Penobscot, Penobscot Nation

Nick Francis, Penobscot, Penobscot Nation

Suzanne Greenlaw,Maliseet, Houlton Band of Maliseet

Chief Clarissa Sabbatis, Maliseet, Houlton Band of Maliseet

John Dennis, Mik’maq, Aroostook Band of Micmacs

Vice Chief Richard Silliboy, Micmac, Aroostook Band of Micmacs

Newell Lewey, Passamaquoddy, Pleasant Point

Brenda Moore-Mitchell, Passamaquoddy, Pleasant Point

Donald Soctomah, Passamaquoddy, Indian Township

There is currently one vacancy on the Council.

Each tribal leader is invited to appoint two members from each community in Maine.