Head to Stay on as Professional and Financial Regulation Commissioner

March 14, 2011

Augusta, Maine – Anne L. Head of Yarmouth will remain the Commissioner of the Department of Professional and Financial Regulation. Her appointment was made by Governor John E. Baldacci on August 22, 2008.

Anne also continues to serve as Director of the Department's Office of Licensing and Registration, a position she has held since March 11, 1996. The Office of Licensing and Registration is a state agency responsible for protecting the public health, safety and welfare through the regulatory functions of professional and occupational licensing programs.

“It is clear that Anne has a profound knowledge of how her Department works and I’m pleased that she has agreed to continue to provide leadership within the Administration,” said Governor Paul LePage.

Previously, Anne served as General Counsel of the Maine Health Care Finance Commission. She is a graduate of Ithaca College and Catholic University Law School. Prior to her service at the Maine Health Care Finance Commission, Anne acted as legal counsel to the Federal Election Commission in Washington, D.C.