Hannah Carter

Hannah CarterDean
5741 Libby Hall, Room 102, Orono, ME 04469-5741
Phone: 207.581.3238
Email: hcarter@maine.edu

As Dean, Hannah is the chief executive officer of Cooperative Extension (UMaine Extension) and reports to the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost. She provides leadership for UMaine Extension’s education programs, applied research, and scholarship in service to the State of Maine and beyond, and is responsible for strategic, fiscal, staffing, personnel, and public service matters; staff development; commitment to diversity and inclusion; and compliance with university-wide policies. She helps to foster productive relationships with government, industry, and the public stakeholders in Maine; other units of UMaine and the University of Maine System; and other extension programs in the national Cooperative Extension network.

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  • PhD., University of Florida, Agricultural Leadership, 2004
  • MS., University of Florida, Extension Education, 1999
  • BS., University of Maine at Presque Isle, Environmental Science, 1995

Professional Organizations:

  • International Leadership Association