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The Next Hundred Years, the Sequel

Monica Millhime’s corporate connections began as a Graphic Designer at the Sun Journal.  As the Advertising Manager/Department Head she was integral part of the SJ Diversification Team, serving as the New Media Director for Explore Maine;  Vice President of Sales/Marketing for Northeast Data Solutions; and Franchise Dealer for Val-Pak of Maine.  Millhime was Maine’s first woman President for the New England Newspaper Advertising Executive Association prior to her departure from the SJ to complete a degree in Education.   She was a Substitute Teacher in Lisbon and transitioned to the district-wide Community Resource Coordinator position facilitating marketing, grant writing, and advisor capacities for students with yearbooks and co-curricular programs.  She currently covers five counties for  Western Maine Community Action, at the Lewiston CareerCenter, as an Employment and Training Business Specialist, developing and coordinating employer driven projects with WorkReady and on-the-job training programs.   Millhime has been a Rotarian for over 20 years and is a Paul Harris Fellow.  She resides in Durham with her husband, Jim.  President Millhime will be sharing a reflection of her year as the 101st President of the Lewiston-Auburn Rotary Lunch Club The Next 100 Years, the Sequel… during her presentation.

Jun 21, 2018

2018-2019 Vision

Tom MacDonald has over 30 years of banking experience, primarily in the areas of commercial credit analysis, credit policy administration and enterprise risk management.  Throughout his career, he has been actively involved in staff development, including designing internal training programs.  MacDonald joined Mechanics Savings Bank in 2006 as its Chief Risk Officer.   During this time the Bank has grown from $230 million in assets to now over $850 million in assets managed via Maine Community Bancorp (Holding Company).  MacDonald graduated from the University of Maine at Orono, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, and Marketing, and graduated from the University of Southern Maine earning a Master’s Degree in Business Administration.  In 2006 he joined the Lewiston/Auburn Rotary Club, and became Treasurer of the Club in 2009.  He will become the President of the Club in July 2018.   MacDonald plans to continue the Clubs involvement in many local programs including the Great Falls Balloon Festival, the high school scholarship program, Maine Autism Movie event, and  Christmas Caroling at Schooner Estates. MacDonald resides in Scarborough with his wife, Joelle, and two children, Caleb and Lydia.


Jun 28, 2018