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Cumberland County Extension Association

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As the educational arm of County Government, Cumberland County Extension Association is the citizens advisory group for University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County. UMaine Extension’s successful educational programs result from a federal, state and county partnership that address the issues of Cumberland County residents. Since 1919, when the Maine Legislature passed the County Extension Act, the University of Maine has been in all Maine communities with a local county office that is funded by county government. CCEA oversees the funding allocated by the Cumberland County Commissioners, that provides housing, support staff and basic operations for UMaine Extension in Cumberland County.

Officers
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Wilbur Cheever, Treasurer, Freeport
Kathy Silva, Secretary, Naples

Members
Edgar Anderson, Portland
Suzanne Farnham, Falmouth
Theresa Kelly, Pownal
John MacKillop, Brunswick
Leigh Mundhenk, Falmouth
Janet Whatley Blum, Gorham
Claire Schreiber, Portland
Sam Gifford, Raymond