Maine Prevention Certification Board as of 6-18-2020
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: Sergeant Major Roger A. Brawn
Senior Enlisted Adviser
Maine National Guard Counter Drug Task Force
Chair-Elect: Geoffrey Miller, M.Ed.
Secretary: Andrea Saniuk-Gove, PS-C
Tobacco Prevention Coordinator
Center for Community Health & Wellness at Mid Coast Hospital
Treasurer: Vacant Position
Maine Center for Disease Control & Prevention
Scott M. Gagnon, MPP, PS-C
Director of Operations
AdCare Educational Institute of Maine, Inc.
Alcohol Drug Control Officer
Army National Guard
William Paterson, PS-C
Janet Dosseva, MPH
Westbrook Partners for Prevention
Hillary Starbird, Community Outreach Supervisor, Northern Light Mayo Hospital
Erin Burnett, PPS
Training & Outreach Coordinator, New England PTTC
Laurie Jevons, MS, CPS II
Center for Excellence in Public Health
University of New England
COL (ret) Michael G. Pooler
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.