Ed Cormier, right, president of Harriman Associates of Auburn, has been elected chairman of the Central Maine Community College Foundation board of directors. He is pictured here with outgoing chairman Bud Willey, president of Canteen Service Co.
Cormier named head of college foundation
AUBURN – Ed Cormier, president of Harriman Associates of Auburn, was recently elected chairman of the Central Maine Community College Foundation board of directors. Outgoing chairman is Bud Willey, president of Canteen Service Co.
The CM Education Foundation is a community-based, nonprofit corporation that has as its sole mission “support for Central Maine Community College and its students.” The foundation is governed by a volunteer board of directors comprised of community and business leaders.
The foundation has raised and contributed funds for scholarships, program improvements and capital projects.
The foundation board of directors also serves as the executive advisory council, providing a forum for matters that have a broad impact on the college. Specific responsibilities of the council include reviewing proposals for major changes in policies and programs, participating in the development of long-range plans and assisting with the interpretation of college goals, programs and needs to the public.
For more information about the foundation, contact Roger Philippon, dean of planning and public affairs, at 755-5357.