Program Coordinator

Dr GauvinShannon Gauvin

Title: Director of Nursing & Professor
Phone: 207.621.3466

Full Time Faculty & Staff

Cherie Annis

Title: Instructor of Nursing

Cheryl J Annis, received an MS in Community/Public Health Nursing from the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, MA in 2000. She received her BSN in 1978 from Olivet Nazarene University in Kankakee, IL. She served as an adjunct professor at … Read More

Erin Bellaire

Title: Assistant Professor of Nursing & Clinical Coordinator

My name is Erin Bellaire and I live in Clinton with my husband and 14 year-old son. I have been a nurse for 23 years and worked in healthcare for the last 25 years! I spent the first 19 years … Read More

Pamela Caldwell

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Professor Pam Caldwell has been a registered nurse for over 25 years with a variety of nursing and educational experiences.  She has worked for 20 years on a medical-surgical unit, as Charge Nurse/Nurse-in-Charge.  Nursing experiences also include geriatric nursing in … Read More

Terry D. Colby

Title: Professor Of Nursing

Statewide Nursing Committee Involvement Maine Partners in Education and Practice Steering Committee. Maine Nurse Educators Council. Advisory Council Member for Eastern Maine Community College. Campus Community Committee Involvement UMA Senator representing the College of Professional Studies. Member of General Education Committee. … Read More

Shannon Gauvin

Title: Director of Nursing & Program Coordinator

Dr. Gauvin has been a nurse for 23 years.  She earned her ADN from CMMC School of Nursing, her BS in nursing from USM, and her Master’s in nursing with a dual concentration in nursing education and management from the … Read More

Julie Guimond

Title: Administrative Specialist CL3

Kristie Harrison

Title: Lecturer of Nursing

After graduating from USM in 2005 Kristie began working in a small community hospital.  In the beginning, she thought she would get her  year of medical surgical experience and move to a bigger hospital, but developed a fondness for nursing … Read More

Lisa Heald

Title: Assistant Professor of Nursing

Vickie Ireland

Title: Assistant Professor of Nursing

Dr. Vickie A. Ireland joined the nursing faculty at UMA in January 2021 after more than 29 years (and 18 moves!) as an active-duty military spouse. She has held nursing licenses in 7 states across the country before settling in … Read More

Jennifer Lakey

Title: Assistant Professor of Nursing

Jennifer Lakey, MSN, RN, has over twenty years’ experience as a registered nurse, with most of her career spent in the Emergency Department and as a local school nurse. Lakey graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2000 … Read More

Bobbi J. McCarthy

Title: Lecturer of Nursing

Bobbi McCarthy has been a nurse since 1992 with a wide range of experience including med-surg, home-care, hospice, interventional radiology, ER and teaching. She teaches Caring Concepts, Adult Mental Health, and Pharmacology for Nurses; as well as other courses as … Read More

Jennie McNeil

Title: Assistant Professor of Nursing

Erin Voisine

Title: Lecturer of Nursing

Erin Voisine has been a nurse since 2004, with a range of nursing experience including medical-surgical, OB maternal-newborn, pediatric, long-term care nursing, as well as education. She instructs adult and pediatric nursing skills. Her lab focus is supporting the student … Read More

Kirsten Wichern

Title: Student Success Coordinator

Program Liaison for: Nursing

Adjunct Faculty

Kim Akers

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Kimberly Boutwell

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Rachel Card

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Karen Duncan

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Michelle Gosselin (Chase)

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Douglas Hayward

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Vanessa Holman

Title: Part-Time Faculty

William Jacobson

Title: Part-time Faculty

Meredith Kendall

Title: Adjunct Faculty

Meredith Kendall teaches Reiki at the University of Maine at Augusta and nursing at the Maine College of Health Professions. Dr. Kendall is a Reiki teacher/practitioner. She conducted and published Reiki research. She created and coordinated Reiki programs at two healthcare … Read More

Devan Lucier

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Megan McDonald

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Jordan Palmer

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Suzanne Parkman

Title: Part-time Faculty

Marie Paschke

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Cynthia Rathbone

Title: Lecturer I - Part Time

Lauren Seliga

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Carmen Stanley

Title: Part-time Faculty

Erin Stratton

Title: Lecturer in Nursing

Amanda R. Thaller

Title: Lecturer of Nursing Resource Laboratory

Amanda Ray Thaller, RN, MSN, ACNP has been a nurse since 1999, with a wide range of acute clinical experience on units, including neurology, neurosurgery, otolaryngology, orthopaedics, trauma, woundcare/burn, heme/oncology, bone marrow transplant, bariatric surgery, and gynecology. Amanda has been … Read More

Haley Tripp

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Denise Tufts

Title: Part-Time Faculty