The mission of the Maine Potato Board is to provide a competitive environment for our potato growers, processors, and dealers creating stability and the infrastructure for future growth, while promoting the economic importance to the state and quality of the product.

Front row: Dan Blackstone, Robbie Irving and Matt Porter // Back Row: Adam Paradis, Todd Bradley and Scott Ayotte // Missing: Brent Buck, Brianne O’Leary, Bart Bradbury, Gerry Miller and Fred Whited


  • Donald E. Flannery, Executive Director
  • Jeannie M. Tapley, Director of Operations
  • George F. McLaughlin, Agricultural Engineer/PMIF Manager
  • Jake Dyer, Agronomist/Variety Development
  • Chelsea Stratton, Office Administrator
  • Andrew Plant, Plant Pathologist/Lab Manager
  • Shelby Nicak, Lab Technician

Maine Seed Potato Board Staff

  • Kendall McHatten, Farm Manager
  • Kimberly Flewelling, Greenhouse/Lab Manager
  • Tammy Donovan, Greenhouse/Lab Assistant
  • Courtney Levesque, Greenhouse/Lab Assistant
  • Abby Walker, Greenhouse/Lab Assistant
  • Donald Flewelling, Agriculture Worker
  • Mark Zagranis, Agriculture Worker
  • Kendall Robinson, Agriculture Worker
  • Steve Lewin, Agriculture Worker