Samuel Coons is currently a senior at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine studying International Business. A Maine native from Windham, Samuel has always been interested in international trade. While working at MITC, he hopes to use this as an opportunity to help Maine businesses expand into foreign markets and wants to continue helping Maine businesses thrive on an international level after graduating. In his free time, Samuel enjoys going to his camp on Sebago Lake with his family and friends.
Erica Hathaway recently graduated from the University of Maine with a B.A. in Economics and a minor in Mathematics. While at the University of Maine, she was involved in research for various projects from an analysis of hydropower dams in Maine to modeling savings trends for individuals approaching retirement. She looks forward to applying her research experience at MITC to assist Maine companies in expanding to international markets. In the future, Erica plans to pursue a graduate degree in Economics to continue on with research that benefits those in her community. In her spare time, she enjoys competitive horse-back riding, hiking, and soccer.