Phil Bofia 

Chair

Location: Waterville
Occupation/Employer: Business Analyst Consultant - CGI
Interests/Hobbies: Church, Family, Friends, Music, Cooking, Fitness
Whats your favorite thing about Waterville Area?
Waterville is a place that has a very engaging community full of great individuals
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
Former University of Maine Black Bear. Very passionate about our city and always looking to connect with great individuals in and around our community and state

 

 

Sarah Whitfield 

Vice Chair

Location: Wiscasset, Maine
Occupation/Employer: Career Counselor, Colby College
Interests/Hobbies: Golf, Skiing, being out on the water or near the water (ocean or lakes) whenever possible!
Whats your favorite thing about Waterville Area?
The growing number of great restaurants, as well as the growing population of young professionals. It's an awesome time to be involved in the Waterville community.
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
I view myself as someone who enjoys connecting people creating opportunities to meet new people.
I can't wait to see what the future holds for KV Connect and the Waterville area

 

 

Amarinda Keys

Marketing Committee Chair
Location: Augusta, Maine

 
Occupation/Employer: Children's Discovery Museum

Interests/Hobbies: Gardening, hiking, reading
What's your favorite thing about the Waterville Area?
The collaborative community!

 

 

 

 

Matthew Libby

Treasurer 

Location: Newport
Occupation/Employer: Financial Advisor at Choice Investments
Interests/Hobbies: Health and Fitness, The Outdoors, and Travel
Whats your favorite thing about Waterville Area?
It has been extreamly gratifying to begin my professional career in the same area in which I was raised and in one that also has such a promising vision for it's future. It is a very exciting time to be a part of the Waterville community!

 

MacKenzie Thorne 

Secretary

Location:Winslow, ME
Occupation/Employer: Real Estate Agent, Coldwell Banker Plourde Real Estate
Interests/Hobbies: Road trips with my husband, Hosting parties, Going to the beach, Going to the spa and taking yoga classes.
Whats your favorite thing about Waterville Area?
? Even though it's a growing city, it is a small town where you can go anywhere and see a familiar face!
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
I'm a landlord and a board member of the Central Maine Apartment Owners Association. I'm also a board member for the Chamber and co-chair the Super Raffle. I recently got married, and my husband and I have a chocolate lab!

 

 

Reilly Kons 

Steering Committee Member

Location: Waterville
Occupation/Employer: Account Executive at GHM Insurance
Interests/Hobbies: I'm a huge Boston Sports fan, disc golf enthusiast, and advocate for start-ups and entrepreneurs.
Whats your favorite thing about Waterville Area?
My favorite thing to do in Waterville is eat-out at local restaurants with friends. While that sounds odd, I believe Waterville has a completely underrated food scene.
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
One time I drove to Florida from Maine, broke down in Miami, and had to sell my car for $300 and take a bus home.

 

Brittnae Rae DeRoche

Steering Committee Member
Location:Waterville, Maine
Occupation/Employer: Marketing Assistant, Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce
Interests/Hobbies: spending time with family, hiking, traveling, and bartending
What's your favorite thing about the Waterville Area?
The thriving growth and energy of downtown and the positivity of this community.

 
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
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Garvan D. Donegan

Steering Committee Member
Location: Waterville, Mid-Maine Region, State of Maine
Occupation/Employer: Senior Economic Development Specialist at Central Maine Growth Council
Interests/Hobbies: Skiing, boating, travel, literature, city planning, public service
What's your favorite thing about the Waterville Area?
Waterfront downtown district(s) with collaborative public-private partnerships abound

 
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
Maine native reading W.B. Yeats and/or James Joyce daily

 

 

Jeff Ferguson 

Steering Committee Member

Location: Augusta
 
Occupation/Employer: Service Desk Manager at Thomas College
 
Interests/Hobbies: Sports, socializing and being outdoors
 
What's your favorite thing about the Waterville Area?
The people and the community spirit
 
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
I'm grateful for the opportunity to work in such a vibrant, growing community surrounded by great people!

 

 

Molly Woodward 

Steering Committee Member

Location: Waterville
Occupation/Employer: Bangor Savings Bank
Interests/Hobbies: Travel, Netflix and Music
Whats your favorite thing about Waterville Area?
From the Arts to the trails there is something here for everyone and the location is ideal for daytrips
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
Thomas College graduate originally from Burlington Maine. Married to Richard Pierce together we have two cats Bella and Sophia and our Princess ,a rescue Puggle from the Waterville Humane Society

 

 

Bridget F. Sullivan 

Steering Committee Member

Location: Waterville, Maine
 
Occupation/Employer: Therapeutic Recreation Specialist - Maine Center for Integrated Rehabilitation
 
Interests/Hobbies: Exercise, coloring, checking out local breweries, travelling, puzzles, cats
 
What's your favorite thing about the Waterville Area?
The increasing opportunities for the community and local businesses have been exciting to witness, especially for someone who moved here "from away.
 
What else do you want to tell us about yourself?
? I'm an optimist, and I'm very passionate about helping people to do more of what they love.