Board of Directors

MITC Board of Directors 2019: (front row, from left) Brenda Garrand, Carl Spang, Wade Merritt, Kelly L’Heureux, Adrian Kendall, (back row) Larry Robinson, Adam Kennedy, Jeffrey Porter, Tony Caruso, Denise Garland, and Amy Bassett

Orlina Boteva
Director of International Programs
University of Maine

James Cabot
President and Chief Executive Officer
Southworth International Group

Tony Caruso
Airport Director
Bangor International Airport

Brenda Garrand
CEO and Founder
Garrand Moehlenkamp

Chip Kelley
Maine Market President

Adrian Kendall, Esq.
Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany
Norman Hanson DeTroy

Adam Kennedy
Director of Sales, Americas
PTC Kepware

Jason Lundy (Treasurer)
Senior Vice President Commercial Banking
Bank of America

Wade Merritt
Maine International Trade Center

Carl Spang (Chair)
Kestrel Corporation

Kevin Therrien (Vice Chair)
Senior Director, Global Supply Chain


Advisory Directors

Diane Sturgeon
Maine District Director
U.S. Small Business Administration

Heather Johnson
Maine Department of Economic & Community Development (DECD)

Larry Robinson
Maine Manufacturing Extension Partnership

Jeffrey W. Porter
Senior International Trade Specialist, U.S. Commercial Service
U.S. Dept. of Commerce


MITC Board Duties and Responsibilities