Lisa G. Martin, Executive Director

Lisa G. Martin is executive director of the Manufacturers Association of Maine and has over 25 years in economic, workforce and business development.

Lisa directs the association with emphasis on economic development, membership growth and liaisons with associations, government, business leaders, legislature and state and national agencies on behalf of the manufacturing sector.

Lisa sits on the Precision Manufacturing Technology Board at the Maine Technology Institute, is a member of the UM Advanced Manufacturing Center Board of Advisors, executive board member of the Robotics Institute of Maine,  Board of Advisors for the Maine Heritage Policy Center and an Alumni of the Maine Development Foundation’s Leadership Maine Mu Class.

Lisa holds a BA from University of Southern Maine, a Master of Science degree in Community Economic Development (CED) from New Hampshire College and an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University. Lisa lives in her home town of Portland.

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Marion Sprague, Outreach Communications

Marion Sprague directs outreach communications at the Manufacturers Association of Maine and has been with the association since early 2011.

She runs the Maine Manufacturing Career Connection (MCC) Program awareness program including the MFGDAY event coordination.  MCC promotes manufacturing related career opportunities to students, parents, educators and the general public to help raise awareness of the opportunities here in Maine.

Marion currently serves on the Maine Apprenticeship Council, SME Dirgio Maine Board of Directors, Portland Arts and Technology HS Precision Manufacturing Advisory Committee, and Portland HS Project Lead the Way Steering Committee.

Marion moved to Portland in 2002, from her home town of Machias, to finish her BA in English Literature at the University of Southern Maine.

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