Maine Prevention Certification Board as of 8-1-2018

The Maine Prevention Certification Board (MPCB) is an independent body with representatives from across Maine’s prevention community.  It is a member of the IC&RC.  AdCare Educational Institute of Maine, Inc. serves as the corporate host of the MPCB.

Chair: Rebecca Ireland, PS-C
Center for Excellence in Health Innovation – Maine Substance Use Prevention Services
University of New England
716 Stevens Avenue
Portland, Maine 04103

Chair-Elect: Vacant

Secretary: Vicky Wiegman, M.Ed., CAS, PS-C
Substance Abuse Counselor/Coordinator
Tobacco Treatment Specialist-Certified
Lewiston High School
156 East Avenue
Lewiston, ME  04240

Treasurer: Robert Rogers LADC, LSW, PS-C
Coordinator for Substance Abuse
Prevention & Intervention Services
DFC, SIRP, and Respect ME Programs
Kennebec Behavioral Health
5 Commerce Drive
Skowhegan, ME 04976

Cheryl Cichowski, PS-C
Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention
286 Water Street, 4th Floor, 11 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0011

Lee Anne Dodge, M.S., PS-C
SoPo Unite
637 Highland Ave
South Portland, Maine 04106

Emily Dooling-Hamilton, PS-C
Healthy Androscoggin
124 Lisbon St, 2nd Floor
Lewiston, ME 04240

Jennifer Hemingway
P.O. Box 507
Newcastle, Maine 04553

Scott M. Gagnon, MPP, PS-C
AdCare Educational Institute of Maine, Inc.
6 East Chestnut St, Suite 101
Augusta, Maine 04330

William Paterson, PS-C

MPCB members possess an average of 18 years of experience in prevention and represent a cross section of Maine’s prevention system. Coming from across the state, they represent programs focused on alcohol, tobacco and other drugs in community, school and post secondary education settings and from all levels: state substance abuse prevention programs, the public health system, the university system, school-based programs, and non-profit organizations that develop training and represent both prevention providers and professionals.