aerial of campus in autumn

MCI's head of school is Christopher M. McDonald, who works closely with our Board of Trustees to guide our School. MCI's board is an active and loyal group that looks to the future to ensure that every area of the School and its operations maintain the School's traditions while evolving to meet the needs of all students.

Board of Trustees (2019-20)

  • Michael Hodgins '86, President and Chair of Committee on Trusteeship and Advisory Committee Co-chair 
  • Timothy Simeone '86, Vice-President and Advisory Committee Co-Chair
  • Dan Tilton, Treasurer, Finance and Investment Co-Chair
  • Robert Cianchette '78, Development Committee Co-Chair
  • David MacGown '86, Finance and Investment Committee Co-Chair
  • Gregg Newhouse '81, Buildings and Grounds Committee Chair
  • Linda Shorey '69, Education Committee Chair
  • Beth Staples '82, Student Life Committee Chair
  • Eric Thompson '84, Development Co-Chair
  • Tania Carnrick '73
  • Arielle Costello '06
  • Jason Cummings '98
  • Michael Dow '84
  • Susan England '73
  • Jethro Ferguson '92
  • L. Ross Fitts III '78
  • Susan Haseltine '67
  • Kyle Holmstrom
  • Margaret Olson '84
  • Gregg Patterson '69
  • Matthew Stein '93


Trustee Emeriti

Trustee emeriti are recognized for their special dedicated service and commitment while members of the Board of Trustees at Maine Central Institute: Wiliam Ball '63, N. Blake Bartlett, Paul Bertrand '59, Sally Smith Bryant '61, Louise Dow, Michael Fendler '70, Ryan Fendler, Dean Homstead '69, George Newhouse '54, Roger Percival '45, Michael Savage '62 and Peter Vigue '65.

Click here for a list of MCI headmasters