Dr. Gayle Zydlewski
Chair and Maine Ocean School Foundation Liaison
Professor of Marine Sciences
Director, Maine Sea Grant University of Maine
Captain Eric Jergenson
Assistant Professor, Maine Maritime Academy
Almon "Bud" Rivers
Finance & Facilities Committee Chair
Searsport Emergency Management Director
Christina (Tina) Boone (Pending)
Glenburn School Department
Commissioner of Education Designee
Pre-screen COVID Form
Maine Ocean School
P.O. Box 10, Searsport, Maine 04974
University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Captain Mike Flanagan
Representative to the Board of RSU #20
Teacher Representative, Maine Ocean School
Student Representative, Maine Ocean School
Dr. Melissa Landon (Pending)
Workforce & Community Development Committee Chair
Associate Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
University of Maine
Plan board meetings, patterns of meetings and agendas, coordinates the work of other committees, etc.
School year calendar, enrollment criteria, admissions policies, educational programs, summer program, etc.
Finance & Facilities
Budget, financial reports, oversee facilities, report needs to Board of Trustees, etc.
Communications, marketing, bylaws, board operations and management, state statute, etc.
Workforce & Community Development
Outreach and engagement with marine industries, businesses, organizations, and community programs. Development of partnerships, knowledge sharing, and experiential learning between students and industry and community partners.