AMHC board selects new CEO

With the imminent retirement of its current Chief Executive Officer Greg Disy, AMHC’s Board of Directors has selected Ellen Bemis as the new CEO effective January 1, 2019.

Board President Athill Hebert said, “On behalf of the Board of Directors, we are pleased that Ellen Bemis has accepted the position as AMHC’s new Chief Executive Officer. Ellen is an exceptionally skilled and professional leader with successful non-profit management experience. She has a high level of commitment to meeting the health and social service needs of Aroostook County residents and extensive knowledge of the regulatory, fiscal, and operational accountability under which non-profit organizations function. We are confident she will lead AMHC with skill and integrity to fulfill its mission in the future.”

Bemis comes to AMHC having served for 20 years as the Chief Financial Officer of the Aroostook County Action Program and as a member/past president of AMHC’s Board of Directors since 2011.

Bemis is a native of Maine and resides in Presque Isle with her husband Frank and their three children.