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The Maine Management Service (MMS) emerges from a vision of unique and unsurpassed organizational excellence in Maine State Government. This vision rests on the creation of a system that is dedicated to public service; develops existing and future leaders; supports the goal of being the best run State Government in the nation; and provides a legacy of excellence.

The MMS recognizes the unique nature of confidential executive and management positions in State Government, the importance of strong management, the need to provide greater flexibility and responsibility for managers in hiring, employee development, performance management, and career advancement.

The MMS includes all confidential executives and managers who directly manage Maine's public service programs, serve as a manager or consultant in management support functions, and confidential employees who provide advice and assistance to executives as a member of an agency's senior management team.