The Governor of Maine (Presently Gov. Paul LePage) and the Premier of New Brunswick (Presently Premier Brian Gallant) are each responsible for appointing four Commissioners from the region to the Board responsible for governance of the SCIWC. Each Commissioner serves a two year term, after which he or she may have their term renewed by the appropriate government. 

Current Commissioners:

United States

David Burns (Whiting, ME),  Co-Chair

Dale Wheaton (Forest City, ME)

Madonna Soctomah (Perry, ME)

George Wallace (Princeton, ME)


Patricia Hopkins (St. Stephen, NB)
,  Co-Chair

Marc L
éger (Fredericton, NB)

Linda Estey (St. Stephen, NB)

David Whittingham (St. Stephen, NB)

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