Members

The Charter School Commission consists of seven members appointed by the Maine State Board of Education. Three of the seven are members of the State Board. Maine's charter school law calls for the remaining four members to come from a wide variety of professional backgrounds.

To send a general message to the Maine Charter School Commission, email MCSC@maine.gov. To communicate with an individual Commission member, find the appropriate member's contact information below.

Shelley Reed, Chair
10 Green True Road
Wayne, ME 04284
Email: shelleys.reed@gmail.com
Home: 207-685-5522
Term Ends - 6/30/2017

 

Ande A. Smith, Vice-chair
48 Deer Brook Farm
North Yarmouth, ME 04097
Email: ande@maine.rr.com
Home: 207-829-5263
Term Ends - 6/30/2015
(Also State Board of Education)

 

John Bird
PO Box 182
Spruce Head, ME 04859
Email: jabmab@roadrunner.com
Term Ends - 6/30/2015

 

Nichi Farnham
11 Fairmount Park West

Bangor, ME 04401

Email:nichi@aol.com

Home: 207-990-2011

Term Ends - 6/30/2016
(Also State Board of Education)

Jana Lapoint
110 Woodlands Drive
Falmouth, ME 04105
Email: jlapoint@maine.rr.com
Home: 207-781-7472
Term Ends - 6/30/2014
(Also State Board of Education)

Laurie Pendleton
20 Park Street
Belfast, ME 04915
Email: pendletonlaurie@gmail.com
Home: 207-505-1115
Term Ends - 6/30/2015

 

J. Michael Wilhelm
70 Overlook Lane
Casco, ME 04015
Email: dwilhelm@maine.rr.com
Home: 207-655-3384
Term Ends - 6/30/2016