Maine Maritime Museum Elects Two Trustees
Maine Maritime Museum has elected Bonaday (Bonnie) Beck and Bruce Bickford to its Board of Trustees.
Beck received a bachelor’s in business administration from Northeastern University and a master’s in health care administration from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She worked for many years in the Boston and Hartford areas for the department of family medicine at the University of Connecticut Health Center and as director of patient financial services at Newington Children's Hospital before relocating to Maine 17 years ago. Beck has served on boards and committees at Mid Coast Hospital, Bath Garden Club and Sagadahoc Preservation Inc., and has volunteered at the museum for the past 15 years.
Bickford, of Lisbon Falls, Maine, is owner of Carl A Bickford Lumber, a family-owned and operated lumber mill that has been in business since 1950. Prior to joining his father at the lumber mill in 1975, Bickford worked for the National Marine Fisheries Service in Boothbay Harbor and the State of Maine Sea and Shore Fisheries Department. Bickford is a longtime museum member.