New “Friends” on Board

Posted on Aug 22, 2011

Friends of Casco Bay is pleased to announce that two active community members have recently joined its Board of Directors:


Althea Bennett McGirr

A member of the third generation of family management, Althea McGirr of Falmouth is the Director of Customer Service & Consumer Affairs for Oakhurst Dairy. She answers consumers’ questions about Oakhurst Dairy products, operations, and community initiatives. In addition, she has been involved in many philanthropic activities, including serving on the Board of the Iris Network.


Ann Thayer

Ann Thayer of Yarmouth has a long-term involvement in the environmental field. Her career has included environmental consulting and working in environmental management for heavy industry and manufacturing. She enjoys many outdoor pursuits, including boating, kayaking, and birding in and around Casco Bay.


Friends of Casco Bay, based in South Portland, works to improve and protect the environmental health of Casco Bay through advocacy, research, education, and collaborative partnerships.