Maine Telecommunications Relay Services Council

Statutory list of members, 35-A M.R.S. § 8704(1) and contact information

Statutory seat or designation


Director of the Division for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Late Deafened, MDOL

Terry Morrell

Commission for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Late Deafened

Lisette Belanger

Public Utilities Commission appointee

Michael Johnson

Office of the Public Advocate appointee

Benjamin Frech

Maine Educational Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Gov. Baxter School

Karen Hopkins

Statewide Association of the Deaf


Disability Rights Organization

Riley Albair

Largest ILEC (incumbent local exchange carrier) providing TRS

Simon Thorne

Telecommunications Association of Maine (TAM)


General public


General public


Company that provides relay services through internet, wireless or cable


Maine Connectivity Authority                       Kiera Reardon