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

Vice President – Norm Nicholson
Loon Echo Director since 2003
Former Portfolio Manager, Principal and Director, Seaward Management Corp.
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

Allen Erler
Loon Echo Director since 2010
Former Independent Insurance Adjuster
Bridgton, ME
Favorite outdoor activity – hiking

Ed Friedman
Loon Echo Director since 2012
Former Osteopathic Physician
Raymond, ME
Favorite outdoor activity – hiking

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

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

 

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

Paul Miller
Staff Biologist
Involved with Loon Echo since 2015
North Bridgton, ME
Favorite outdoor activity – watching birds

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 – sledding

 

Specialists (non-staff)

Mary Power
Trek Manager
Intervale, NH
Favorite outdoor activity – biking