Legislative Committee

The Legislative Committee shall be composed of eight members, representing each of the geographic regions identified in Section 1.  The two most recent active Past Presidents will serve as ex officio members.  The committee may recommend to the Board of Directors that new legislation be initiated.  The committee shall review all pending legislation which may influence member schools, professional members, or the MPA.  When appropriate, the committee shall present oral and/or written testimony to the Legislature.  The committee shall also be responsible for developing and presenting resolutions that reflect statements of position on educational issues in prekindergarten through grade twelve.  The committee will periodically review existing resolutions.  Revisions to existing resolutions as well as new resolutions will be forwarded to the Board of Directors.  The Board will either return the Resolution to the committee or will forward it to the professional membership for a vote by means established by the Board.

2019 2 Roberta Hersom Admin Lawrence Junior High School This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
2019 2 Cameron Adams Admin Easton Jr./Sr. High School This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
2017 1 John Suttie Admin Old Orchard Beach High School This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
2017 1 Scott Gordon Admin Old Town High School This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
2018 2 Eben Shaw Admin Leavitt Area High School This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
2018 2 Beverly Coursey Admin Ocean Avenue School This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
2019 1 Jay Pinkerton Admin Morse High School This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
2019 1 Bill Tracy Admin Bucksport High School This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Ex officio   Marty Bouchard Admin Past President This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Staff Person:  Dick Durost

* Denotes Chair

Connect With Us

facebook logo     twitter logo 34     twitter logo 34


Recent News

Administrator Evaluation Model

The Maine Principals' Association's Supervision and Evaluation Committee has taken the initiative to review existing models of administrator evaluation, and to develop a tool that incorporates performance-based standards and a process to ensure professional growth.  Therefore, the committee offers the following Administrator Evaluation Model for use by school administrative units in full or with revisions made at the local level.

Download Administrator Evaluation Model


Highlights of the Unified Basketball Season
View Video

2011 Principal Study Survey
The Maine Principal Study has documented since 1997 how Maine principals experience their work and feel about their effectiveness. The 2011 Maine Principal Study survey was distributed electronically, and several items were dropped because they had not yielded particularly useful information during previous administrations. This latest survey revealed some interesting trends. To view the 2011 survey, click here.