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Board of Trustees


Tom Artertom-arter

Photographer, musician

“Kind friends gather round, there’s something I would say
What brings us together has blessed us all today.
Love has made a circle that holds us all inside,
Where strangers are as family and loneliness can’t hide.”
–Kate Wolf

Related Activities
• University of New Hampshire, Ornithology Instructor
• Damariscotta River Association, Board President, Trustee, Founder of Education Programs
• Friends of Odiorne, Board President
• Maine Audubon, Trustee
• Audobon Society of New Hampshire, Chapter President, Naturalist

• B.A., Michigan State University, Zoology
• B.S., Colorado State University, Social Sciences
• M.S., Michigan State University, Zoology


 Pat Reinhardt

Managing Director, G2 Capital Advisors, LLC

Related Activities
CEO of Digi-Block Inc
CEO Reinhardt Lippincott & Co., LLC
President of BOTEC Analysis Corporation
Managing Director at DRS Capital, LLC., a private equity fund

B.S., Economics, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
MPA, John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA



Susan Otto GoodellSusanOttoGoodell_edited-1

Fee-only Financial Planner, Norwich, VT and Katonah, NY

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” –Mary Oliver

Related Activities
Parent of CSG semester 12 student
Certified Therapeutic Horseback Riding Instructor, Norwich, VT
Montshire Museum of Science
Corporation Member, Norwich, VT
Public Elementary School Teach, Newbury, VT (1995-2009)

• B.A., Psychology, Bates College, Lewiston, ME (1988)
• M.Ed., Antioch University, Keene, NH (1995)
• Certified Financial Planner (2011)


Holly Parker


“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.” —Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Related Activities
Ph.D. candidate Muskie School of Public Service, USM
Freelance Writer with a focus on Marine Industry and Fisheries
Former Program Director, Compass Project
Boat Junkie

B.A. Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (1996)
M.Ed., Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (2002)

Melinda PetitPetit

Commercial Real Estate Professional

“Follow your passion, stay true to yourself, never follow someone else’s path unless you’re in the woods and you’re lost and you see a path then by all means you should follow that.” –Ellen Degeneres

Related Activities
• Hopeful parent of 2019 semester school student
• Leadership Certificate Greenfield Community College Outdoor Leadership Program, Greenfield, MA (1988)

• B.A. Education,University Of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA (1992)
• M.B.A., University of Massachusetts Isenberg School, Amherst, MA (2000)


Meriby SweetMeribySweet

Small Business Consultant

Of course it’s hard. It’s supposed to be hard. If it were easy everyone would do it — and then it wouldn’t be any fun. It’s the hard that makes it fun!  –A League of Their Own

Related Activities
• Senior Partner, Ropewalk, A Collaborative Consultancy
• Center Director, Maine Small Business Technology Development Center
• Marketing Executive, Leep Technology
• Product Development Manager, Ingres

• M.A., SUNY New Paltz
• B.A., University of Maine
• Marketing Program, UC Berkeley


Ellen Tobias

Retired Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Executive (Putney, Eli Lilly)

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. 
–Margaret Mead

Related Activities
• Chemical Engineering Industrial Advisory Council, Purdue University (2000-2012)
• Environmental Quality Service Council, State of Indiana (2000-2006)
• Farm and forest land steward

• B.S. Chemical Engineering, Purdue University (1983)