Board of Directors

Our dedicated community volunteers who serve on the Board of Directors donate hundreds of hours to further the mission of PCHC.

Board Chair Mark Woodward, joined PCHC’s Board in 2011 and is an active member in our community, currently serving as chairman of the boards for Eastern Maine Development Corp., and the Maine Discovery Museum. He is treasurer and trustee for the Bangor Public Library, a board member of the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame and serves as a lay member of the Advisory Committee on the Rules of Professional Conduct for the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.
Mark received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Maine, and was employed by the Bangor Daily News for 38 years, where he held the positions of reporter, editorial page editor and for the last 12 years before his retirement, executive editor. Mark also served in Washington D.C. during the 205th Congress as Senator Susan M. Collins’ first communications director. Mark enjoys fly fishing, cross-country skiing, sea kayaking and ice hockey. He lives in Bangor with his wife, Bridget, and the couple has three grown children.

Vice Chair — Chris Winstead, Executive Director, Piscataquis County Economic Development Council

Treasurer — Michael Jones, CPA, Certified Public Accountant, BBSC


Michael Aube
President & CEO, Eastern Maine Development Corporation

Heather Ball, PhD
Special Education Program Coordinator, University of Maine at Machias

Aaron Ballman
Software Security Engineer, CERT

Bob Dawes
Equipment Manager, City of Bangor

Rev. Mark Doty, PhD
Pastor of Hammond Street Congregational Church

Alan DuPlessis
Retired Restaurant Owner

Jennifer Eastman, Esq.
Partner, Rudman Winchell, Counselors at Law

Monique Gautreau
Ed Tech, Downeast School

Jerry W. Goss
Councilor, City of Brewer

Lynn Mitchell
Ronald McDonald House, Volunteer

Jim Nason
Manager Partner & CEO, Atlantic Defense Engineering, LLC

Michael Peterson, PhD
Professor & President of the Faculty Senate, University of Maine

Ned Robertson, DMD
Dentist, Penobscot Nation Health Department

Carin Sychterz
Director, Maine Career Connect

Jacques W. Weinstein, MBA
Appraisal Connection, LLC