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Center Director Debora Rountree Accepted into Leadership Maine

21 Business and Community Leaders to Participate in Statewide Leadership Program

HALLOWELL–The Maine Development Foundation has recently announced the new participants of the 2019-2020 Bigelow Class of Institute for Civic Leadership (ICL). Debora Rountree M. Ed, Director of the University of Maine at Augusta’s Katahdin Higher Education Center was selected based on her:

  • Personal concern about increasing his or her leadership capacity to create positive change within an organization, community or sector,
  • a commitment to take actions, which shape their personal and professional future,
    Debora Rountree
    Deb Rountree, Director at Katahdin Higher Education Center (UMA East Millinocket Center)
  • demonstrated capacity to lead,
  • and a record of accomplishment within an organization or with community endeavors.

ICL is a program of the Maine Development Foundation. The program is an experiential, educational program committed to increasing the capacity of leaders – focusing on a deep dive into building the skills, knowledge, and networks to shape the future of Maine.

This year’s class was selected through a competitive application process. Participants in this prestigious program include representatives from business, government, education, and non-profit organizations. This is the 27th class of the program. Alumni include leaders from every sector in Maine who are both leading in their organizations and in their community.