Staff and Board


Maureen Bartley, Director of Families First Community Center.
Maureen is a Hancock County native from Bucksport, a graduate of Thomas College, and the mother of three.  She started working with housing programs for the homeless in 2014 as a Residential Service Coordinator for Volunteers of America and for Preservation Management, Inc.  She is committed to assisting families in becoming self-sufficient and learning the life skills necessary to succeed.

Terri Ouellette, BSN (President), has owned several businesses, including Drywall By Design and Serenity Space Solutions.

Steve Dotson, MBA (Treasurer), Harvard Alumni & Air Force veteran who has retired from a long career in finance working in Washington DC.

Paul Ouellette, PAC- MHP (Secretary), has worked in both Internal medicine and emergency medicine for the last 28 yrs.

Connie Jan Sears, Retired LSW, has experience in Family Crisis Intervention

Kate McLoud, Retired Lieutenant Col. Airforce, has expertise in finance

Gertrud Champe, PhD, is a retired language professor who specialized in scholarly and technical translation. She is our grant writer.

Mary Allen, is retired from a career as a research scientist for the FDA in Washington, DC and has expertise in finance.