Maine Audubon Staff & Board

Executive Director

Charles Gauvin, Executive Director

Charles Gauvin started at Maine Audubon in 2014. Gauvin brings more than 25 years of experience in conservation leadership, much of it as the president and CEO of Trout Unlimited, the nation’s leading river and fish conservation organization.Gauvin most recently served as Chief Development Officer at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, DC. He collaborated with Carnegie scholars worldwide to develop program strategies and support in the United States, Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Asia and South Asia. He has also been a strategic adviser to France’s Ambassador to the United States in efforts to create and underwrite partnerships between U.S. and French research institutions. He began his career as an attorney in the Washington office of  Beveridge & Diamond, PC.

Charles Gauvin, Executive Director


Judy Plouffe  Carroll Tiernan
Chief Financial & Administrative Officer Retail Sales & Facility Rental Manager


Sally Jennifer Barbara
Sally Stockwell   Jennifer Burns Gray Barbara Charry
Director of Conservation Staff Advocate/Attorney Biologist & GIS Manager
Susan   Laura Final
Susan Gallo Laura Minich Zitske
Wildlife Biologist & Project Manager Piping Plover & Least Tern Project Manager



Bryce Agatta
Megan Elliott Bryce Hach Agata Ketterick
Director of Development Operations Development Director Membership & Chapter Relations Coordinator  
Michelle Brandi Leslie
Michelle Smith Brandi Sladek  Leslie Taylor
Communications & Marketing Manager Design & Brand Coordinator        Digital Media Manager


Eric                 Karen                 Doug

Eric Topper                                                                 Karen Arno                                                                 Doug Hitchcox

Education Director                                                     Lead Educator – Gilsland Farm -Camps                    Staff Naturalist


                       Beth                           Kim

Cindy Kuhn                                                                       Beth Pauls                                                                     Kim Sanders

Fields Pond Coordinator-Lead Educator                         Program & Customer Service Assistant                       Lead Educator – Gilsland Farm Programs


Linda Woodard

Scarborough Marsh Director & Educator

Property Management

Glenn Evans, Hamilton Audubon Sanctuary caretaker

Peter McMillan, Mast Landing Audubon Sanctuary caretaker

Board of Trustees

  • Jerry King, President (Yarmouth)
  • Stacy O. Stitham, Vice President (Lewiston)
  • John F. Berry, Treasurer (Harpswell)
  • Richard A. McKittrick, Secretary (Lincolnville)
  • Andrew Beahm, (Falmouth)
  • Matthew Birchby (Portland)
  • Michael Cain (Brunswick)
  • Ellen Campbell (Holden)
  • Melissa Dow Cullina (Boothbay)
  • Sara Edmunds, (Freeport)
  • Karl J. Kreutz (Orono)
  • Lynne Lewis (Portland)
  • David P. Littell (Portland)
  • William N. Lund (Portland)
  • Fritz Onion (Wayne)
  • Field Rider (Portland)
  • John Upton (Cape Elizabeth)
  • William (Chip) N. Weickert (Portland)
  • Nathaniel T. Wheelwright (Brunswick)
  • Anthony J. Wilkins (Falmouth)

Advisory Trustees

  • Hon. Thomas H. Allen
  • Andrew A. Cadot
  • Jeanette S. Hagen
  • Cyrus Hagge
  • Anne J. Hayden, Former Board President
  • Horace A. Hildreth, Jr., Former Board President
  • Sherry F. Huber, Former Board President
  • Matthew T. Kearns
  • Henry R. Kennedy
  • Edward Kfoury, Former Trustee
  • Adam D. Lee, Former Trustee
  • E. Christopher Livesay, Former Trustee
  • Roger Milliken
  • Peter Quesada, Former Trustee
  • Alice Rand, Former Board President