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Two Added to Greater Bangor Area Board

The American Red Cross of Northern and Eastern Maine, based in Bangor, has added two community leaders to its Board of Directors.

A new slate of officers was also approved at the chapter’s annual meeting.

“The Red Cross is able to do our work due to the dedication and hard work of our volunteers,” says Caroling King, executive director of the Northern and Eastern Maine Chapter.  “We’re fortunate to have a very active, hands-on Board represent the Red Cross in the community, as well as to help set the chapter’s vision and direction.”


Chair: Jillian Saucier, TD Bank, N.A.

Secretary: Darlene MacLeod, Community Volunteer


New Members

Howard Jones, Eastern Maine Medical Center

Bill Miller, Miller Drug


Returning Members

Courtney Brehaut, The First

Chief Thomas Higgins, Bangor Fire Department.

Eric Johns, Maine Air National Guard

Gail Kelly Sheehan, Community Volunteer

Gordon Stitham, Brewer Housing Authority 

Gretchen Wilson, Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce


The Northern and Eastern Maine Chapter has offices in Bangor and Caribou. 


About the American Red Cross

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters, supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood, teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid, and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. Learn more at, on Twitter (ARC_Maine), or Facebook (American Red Cross of Maine).