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Chancellor’s Staff

These staff members work closely with the Chancellor to coordinate key functions involving Maine’s public universities:

Executive Assistant – Pat Shaw

Administration — Vendean Vafiades, Chief Administrative Officer

Academic Affairs — Cynthia Huggins, Chief Academic Officer

Finance — Ryan Low, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Information Technology — Richard Thompson, Chief Information Officer

Facilities and General Services — MF Chip Gavin, Chief Facilities and Management and General Services Officer

Public Affairs – Dan Demeritt, Executive Director

Human Resources – Lynda Dec, Chief Human Resource Officer

Organizational Effectiveness – Dave Stevens, Executive Director

Student Affairs – Rosa Redonnett, Chief Student Affairs Officer

General Counsel – James B. Thelen, General Counsel

Clerk of the Board of Trustees – Tracy Bigney, Clerk of the Board