NRCM Staff

Chrissy Adamowicz

Chrissy Adamowicz

Sustainable Maine Outreach Coordinator
(207) 430-0144

Chrissy connects with people and communities round Maine as a member of NRCM’s Sustainable Maine project. Learn more about Chrissy.

Nick Bennett

Nick Bennett

Staff Scientist and Healthy Waters Project Director
(207) 430-0116

Nick provides scientific expertise to NRCM’s more technical work. He also heads up the organization’s Healthy Waters project focused on protecting and restoring Maine’s aquatic wildlife and habitat. Learn more about Nick.

Judy Berk

Judy Berk

Advocacy Communications Director
(207) 430-0103

Judy works within the advocacy team on communications strategy and is NRCM’s media relations guru. Learn more about Judy.

Leslie Burhoe

Leslie Burhoe

Executive Assistant
(207) 430-0179

Leslie provides high-level administrative support to NRCM’s executive director and assists others in the Philanthropy Department with a variety of tasks. Learn more about Leslie.

Beth Dimond Comeau

Beth D. Comeau 

Public Affairs & eCommunications Manager and Webmaster
(207) 430-0106

Beth manages NRCM’s online Action Network and responds to questions and comments that come in via the nrcm@ email address, keeps nrcm.org looking great and updated, and performs a range of tasks in the busy Public Affairs Department. Learn more about Beth.

Pete Didisheim

Pete Didisheim

Senior Director of Advocacy
(207) 430-0113

Pete is a member of the senior management team and provides overall strategic leadership of NRCM’s advocacy work, including serving as the organization’s senior advocate before the Maine Legislature. Learn more about Pete.

Sue Ely

Sue Ely

Climate & Clean Energy Policy Advocate and Staff Attorney
(207) 430-0175

Sue’s knowledge and experience as an attorney plays an important role helping NRCM evaluate the intricacies of Maine’s energy policies. Learn more about Sue.

Fiona Gordon

Fiona Gordon

Associate Director of Philanthropy
(207) 430-0125

Fiona focuses on cultivating and expanding NRCM’s dedicated Katahdin Circle members. Learn more about Fiona.

Joyce Gracie

Joyce Gracie

Senior Philanthropy Assistant
(207) 430-0128

Joyce performs wide-ranging and essential tasks in assisting the Philanthropy team. Learn more about Joyce.

Kelsey Grossmann

Kelsey Grossmann

Receptionist and Administrative Assistant
(207) 430-0101

Kelsey’s the friendly voice you hear when you call NRCM. She also assists with the work of the Finance and Administration team, and she pitches in wherever she is needed. Learn more about Kelsey.

Gabby Rigaud

Gabrielle Grunkemeyer

Grants Director
(207) 430-0124

Gabby oversees the NRCM grants program that funds a large part of NRCM’s advocacy work. Learn more about Gabby.

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Stacie Haines

Membership Director
(207) 430-0127

Stacie leads NRCM’s member recruitment, retention, and relations. She also plans and directs some of the organizations biggest events. Learn more about Stacie.

Leisa Hodgkins

Leisa Hodgkins

Advocacy Assistant and IT Coordinator
(207) 430-0111

Leisa keeps the logistics of NRCM’s advocacy team running smoothly and ensure work stations are up to date and high-functioning. Learn more about Leisa.

Kathy Thompson

Kathy Hyttel

Senior Director of Finance & Administration
(207) 430-0119

Kathy is a member of NRCM’s senior management team and is responsible for organization’s finance and administrative. She also serves as NRCM’s human resource expert. Learn more about Kathy.

Kristin Jackson

Kristin Jackson

Federal Project Outreach Coordinator
(207) 430-0114

As part of the federal outreach team, Kristin engages NRCM members in Maine and across the nation about national issues that pose a threat to Maine’s environment. Learn more about Kristin.

Sophie Janeway, NRCM Climate and Clean Energy Outreach Coordinator

Sophie Janeway

Climate & Clean Energy Outreach Coordinator
(207) 430-0142

Sophie provides support for the advocacy team by engaging members and Maine people interested in climate change and clean energy solutions. Learn more about Sophie.

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Cathy Johnson

Senior Staff Attorney and Forests & Wildlife Project Director
(207) 430-0109

Cathy reviews legal issues relating to NRCM’s work and also serves as the organization’s expert on matters of Maine’s forests and wildlife. Learn more about Cathy.

Toby Kilgore

Toby Kilgore

Grants Associate
(207) 430-0123

Toby secures and administers grants for our Forests & Wildlife and Sustainable Maine projects. Learn more about Toby.

Sarah Lakeman

Sarah Lakeman

Sustainable Maine Project Director
(207) 430-0170

Sarah channels her passion for waste reduction and a clean environment filled with happy people into directing NRCM’s efforts in support of policies that take at aim at those issues, and working with people in communities interested in becoming more sustainable. Learn more about Sarah.

Todd Martin

Todd Martin

NRCM Rising Director and Grassroots Outreach Coordinator
(207) 430-0115

Anyone who has attended an NRCM advocacy event since 2011 has probably met Todd, who is seemingly ubiquitous doing grassroots outreach all over the state. Todd also runs NRCM Rising, our young and emerging environmental advocates group, and is the voice of 98.9 WCLZ’s Maine Green Minute. Learn more about Todd.

Nancy Murray

Nancy Murray

Finance & Administrative Assistant
(207) 430-0132

Nancy keeps NRCM’s bills paid and books balanced, and she pitches in on a wide range of administrative and other tasks as well. Learn more about Nancy.

Carly Peruccio

Carly Peruccio

Forests & Wildlife Outreach Coordinator
(207) 430-0118

In her role in NRCM’s Forests and Wildlife program, Carly helps build support for protecting Maine’s great North Woods and public lands. Learn more about Carly.

Lisa Pohlmann

Lisa Pohlmann

CEO
(207) 430-0179

Lisa is responsible for the overarching direction and function of NRCM’s programs—philanthropy, public affairs, general operations, and advocacy—and is the organization’s leading ambassador. Learn more about Lisa.

Phaeng Southisombath

Phaeng Southisombath

Database Coordinator
(207) 430-0183

Phaeng (pronounced “Pang”) is part of the Philanthropy Department, where she handles tasks big and small related to NRCM’s database. Learn more about Phaeng.

Emmie Theberge

Emmie Theberge

Federal Project Director
(207) 430-0105

Emmie is charged with overseeing NRCM’s work as it relates to threats stemming from federal policies. Learn more about Emmie.

Gail LaRosa Thompson

Gail Thompson

Associate Director of Philanthropy
(207) 430-0130

Gail concentrates on a portfolio of current and prospective Katahdin Circle members and manages the overall Katahdin Circle program. Learn more about Gail.

Dylan Voorhees

Dylan Voorhees

Climate & Clean Energy Project Director
(207) 430-0112

Dylan leads the team that is working to address climate change and the threat it poses to Maine’s air and water quality, oceans and coastal communities, wildlife, and natural resource-based economy. Learn more about Dylan.

Gretta Wark

Gretta Wark

Senior Director of Philanthropy
(207) 430-0108

Gretta leads the activities of NRCM’s Philanthropy Department and serves as a member of the senior management team. Learn more about Gretta.

Allison Wells

Allison Wells

Senior Director of Public Affairs & Communications 
(207) 430-0180

Allison is a member of the senior management team, overseeing NRCM’s organization-wide communications and strategic marketing partnerships. Learn more about Allison.