Rich Abramson - Interim President and Executive Director
Rich Abramson holds a Master’s Degree and Advanced Coursework in Education and Special Education Administration from the University of Maine. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Colby College.
Rich was a Senior Director through the YMCA of the USA having served as Executive Director for the Kennebec Valley YMCA. He is also a member of the YMCA’s Hall of Fame.
It was during Rich’s tenure at the YMCA that much of his passion for wellness and healthy living strategies were formed. He also serves on numerous boards and commissions within the State of Maine.
He lives with his wife Paula of 39 years. His hobbies include snowshoeing, golf, bicycling, Nordic walking and relaxing on a remote lake in Maine.
Robert Moody, Vice President of Operations
Rob has been happily married to Angela since 1989. She is a Middle School Special Education Teacher at Hall Dale Middle School, devoted Mother, and my heartbeat. Rob has two Children, Renee 19 (Attending UMF in hersecond year) and Kristy 17 (Senior at Erskine Academy).
Rob is a Graduate from Monmouth Academy where his Dad was the Principal for 18 years. His Mother was, and still is, the glue in the family; she worked at Monmouth Academy in the Cafeteria and was an accountant at alocal furniture store. Rob is the youngest of 3 children; family is very important to him.
After graduating High School, he enlisted in the Navy for 2 years. Rob was stationed in Mayport, Florida on an Aircraft Carrier CV 60 – USS Saratoga. After the Navy, he attended UMF to major in Math and ComputerScience. Rob graduated from UMF and started working at a Private school in Sabattus, Maine, Franklin Academy, in 1989. He taught Math, PE, and was the Head House Director for almost one year before leaving to build a house in Clinton, Maine. He received his Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Maine at Orono in 1997.
Rob started working at Averill High School on the campus of Good Will-Hinckley in 1990. He started as a Math Teacher and coach of many sports. In 1992, he became the Assistant Principal at Averill HS and in 1994, the Principal. In 1998, Rob was promoted to Director of Education/Principal of Schools at Good Will and 4 years later, in 2002, was Director of Operations for the entire Good Will-Hinckley campus. In March of 2004, Rob was given the opportunity to be a Principal at a Public School. He served as Principal of a K-8 School in Windsor, Maine until June of 2013. In July 2013, Rob returned to Good Will-Hinckley/MeANS as the Vice President/Chief Operating Officer.
Rob loves all sports(especially the Boston Red Sox), music, antique autos, spending time with friends/family and fishing.
Robert Berry - Director of Physical Plant (Email Robert)
Michael Hinckley-Gordon- Director of Campus Life and College Step Up (Email Michael)
Heather Hodgkins - Advancement Specialist and Campaign Mananger (Email Heather)
Anna Perkins, M.Ed - Director of Special Education at GSLC (Email Anna)
Lisa Sandy - Director of Admissions for MeANS and the College Step Up Program (Email Lisa)
Luke Schaedle, MBA - Director of Information Technology (Email Luke)
Deborah Staber - Museum Curator (Email Deborah)