Board of Directors

Northern Light Health Board of Directors since June 2019

David Ahola, MD, Bangor

  • Radiologist employed by Spectrum Health Care Partners, Chief of Imaging at Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center

Kathy Corey, Vice Chair, Waterville

  • Owner and Chair of the Board, Day’s Jewelers — Former Trustee and past Chair of the Inland Hospital Board

James O. Donnelly, Brewer

  • Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer, Bangor Savings Bank — Former Maine State Legislator

Charles E. Hewett, PhD, Dedham

  • Executive Director, Institute for Digital Engineering and Life Sciences (IDEALS) — Retired Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Jackson Laboratory

M. Michelle Hood, FACHE, Bar Harbor

  • President and CEO, Northern Light Health

J. Daniel Lafayette III, Hampden

  • President and Owner, Lafayette Hotels

Lynn M. Lombard, Caribou

  • Retired Vice President and Director of Human Resources, MMG Insurance Company — Former Trustee and past Chair of the AR Gould Board

Marianne Lynch, Esq., Bangor

  • Assistant District Attorney; consultant and advocate for improved access to legal, social and health services for rural populations

Barry D. McCrum, Chair, Mars Hill

  • Owner, McCrum & Company — Former Senior Vice President Time Warner New England Division — Former Trustee and past Chair of the AR Gould Board

Michael McInnis, Hampden

  • Retired insurance executive and consultant — Former Trustee and past Chair of the Eastern Maine Medical Center Board

Anne Perry, FNP, Calais

  • Maine State Legislator, serving on the House of Representatives Ethics Committee and Health and Human Services Committee

Jay Reynolds, MD, Fort Fairfield

  • Vice President and Senior Physician Executive at Northern Light AR Gould Hospital

Stephen B. Rich, AIA, Glenburn

  • Retired President and CEO, WBRC Architects and Engineer

John Ryan, Esq., Northeast Harbor

  • General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Jackson Laboratory

John I. Simpson, Hampden

  • Retired President, H.E. Sargent Corp. — Owner and President, Innovative Solutions Now, LLC —Trustee and past Chair of the Eastern Maine Medical Center Board

David L. Small, Portland

  • Retired Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer, Nelson & Small, Inc. — Former Trustee of the Mercy Hospital Board

Peter St. John, Winterville

  • Retired Executive Vice President, Commercial Services for Katahdin Trust Bank — Former Trustee and past Chair of the AR Gould Board

Daniel P. Thornton, Falmouth

  • Maine President and Senior Commercial Lender, People’s United Bank

Julie D. Williams, Bangor

  • Realtor and General Manager for ERA Dawson Bradford Realtors