Loon Echo Land Trust is managed by dedicated staff members who are guided by a committed Board of Directors made up of area residents that are invested in the health of the Lake Region.

Board of Directors

President – David Diller
Loon Echo Director since 2014
North Bridgton, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Golf

Treasurer – Robert Gowdy
Loon Echo Director since 2004
Former President, Commercial Union Insurance Co.
Denmark, ME and Weston, MA
Favorite outdoor activity: Fishing

Secretary – Sheila Bourque
Loon Echo Director since 2015
Former Chief Information Officer
Raymond, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Fishing

Constance Cross
Loon Echo Director since 1987
Former English Teacher
Casco, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Anything on the water

Eric Dibner
Loon Echo Director since 1987
ADA Accessibility Coordinator, State of Maine
Casco, ME
Favorite outdoor activity:  Mycology

Karen Eller
Loon Echo Director since 2007
Consultant
Bridgton, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Walking/hiking

Dick Lemieux
Loon Echo Director since 2016
Raymond, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Fishing

Carol Sudduth
Loon Echo Director since 2004
Owner/Director Wyonegonic Camps
Denmark, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Hiking

Sven Cole
Loon Echo Director since 2018
Assistant Head of School, Bridgton Academy
North Bridgton, ME  

Melissa Rock
Loon Echo Director since 2018
Marketing Manager, Norway Savings Bank

Carrye Castleman-Ross
Loon Echo Director since 2018
Owner of Tap House – Bridgton


Staff

Thom Perkins
Executive Director
Staff member since 2016
Intervale, NH
Favorite outdoor activity: Skiing, Fly Fishing, Sailing

Jon Evans
Stewardship Manager
Staff member since 2008
South Bridgton, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Hiking

Heather Rorer
Conservation Outreach Manager
Involved with Loon Echo since 2010
Bridgton, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Hiking

Kelli Shedd
Membership Manager
Staff member since 2015
Stoneham, ME
Favorite outdoors activity: Hiking

Matt Markot
Conservation Staff
Involved with Loon Echo since 2017
Harrison, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Mountain Biking, Skiing

Maggie Lynn
Membership Staff
Staff Member since 2018
Harrison, ME
Favorite outdoor activity: Hiking, Skiing, Paddling