The search is being conducted through a 15 member search committee under the oversight and procedures of the Board of Trustees of the University of Maine System (UMS). The search committee includes representatives of the faculty, students, staff, Trustees, Board of Visitors, and community. The committee is chaired by Trustee David MacMahon.

The search committee is assisted in this work by Storbeck-Pimentel and Associates, executive search consultants. Partners Jim Sirianni and Ruth Shoemaker-Wood are serving as lead consultants, assisted by Lindsay Allison, Associate, and Michele Kerrigan, Search Coordinator.

If you have questions about the search process, contact Tamara Mitchell, who is providing staff support to the committee, at