Patrice M. Farrey
1 High Street, Suite#5
Kennebunk, ME 04043
Interim Director November 2001 / Present
Gulf of Maine Lobster Foundation - York, Maine
Executive Director November 2001 / Present
Associate Director March 2000 / November 2001
Maine Lobstermen?s Association - York, Maine
Conservation Associate October 1998 / March 2000
Serve as industry liaison for issues affecting the lobster
Coordinate MLA membership, .
Serve on the Board of Directors of organizations including
the Maine Fishermen?s Forum, Northwest Atlantic Marine Alliance (NAMA),
Gulf of Maine Ocean Observing System (GOMOOS)
New England Aquarium - Boston, Massachusetts
Resource Center Director April 1997 / October 1998
Monitor fisheries management, policy and conservation issues
through attendance of various and liaisons with fishing industry and other
Organize multi-stakeholder forums on a variety of issues
including lobster stock assessment and electronic information exchange
and prepare forum reports.
Perform administrative activities (budget, grant writing,
phones, correspondence, etc.).
Marine Environmental Research Institute - Brooklin, Maine
Planner May 1996 / April 1997 and May 1995 / August 1995
Independently managed all aspects of marine education center
(staff, publicity, budget, etc.).
Developed and managed marine education and community outreach
Organized panels and wrote Issue Books and Reports for a
series of Coastal Awareness Forums.
Hancock and Washington County Planning Commision(s) - Ellsworth &
Coastal Outreach Consultant May 1995 / September 1995
Advised coastal municipalities and community groups on coastal
Developed public education programs, coordinated and facilitated
public meetings, and wrote proposals, reports and comprehensive planning
Maine Coastal Program - Augusta, Maine
Education and Outreach Intern June 1994 / January 1995
Coordinated marine debris reduction programs in Stonington
and Eastport, Maine.
Organized outreach efforts, planned and facilitated meetings
and wrote final reports.
Lake Champlain Basin Program - Grand Isle, Vermont
Peace Corps Recruiter June 1994 / May 1996
Organized annual basin-wide celebration of Lake Champlain.
Wrote a proposal for the creation of the Vermont natural
resources license plate, approved in 1996.
United States Peace Corps - Burlington, Vermont
Founder and Manager of Wheelchair Factory (Peace Corps Volunteer) July
1991 / August 1993
Independently managed all aspects of Vermont Peace Corps
Conducted recruitment campaigns, public presentations, candidate
screening and interviewing.
United States Peace Corps, National Council of the Disabled - St.
Established wheelchair factory. Wrote grants resulting in
awards totaling more than $100,000.
Managed budget and staff; developed training materials; and
launched product market campaign.
University of Vermont - Burlington, Vermont
Master of Science - Natural Resource Planning (pending)
University of Maine - Orono, Maine; Year abroad in Salzburg, Austria
Bachelor of Arts - International Affairs and German May 1991 with