November 8, 2021
Posted by: Debra Pelletier
Even as we approach the close of the first semester, we're looking forward to welcoming new colleagues to our University of Maine at Fort Kent Community and good friends to important new roles.
Let's greet them with a big Bengal Hello!
Trisha Connor who has been serving all of us in the bookstore for 16 years, has graciously accepted a new role as Accounting Support/Financial Aid Specialist. In her new role, Trisha will perform bookkeeping and administrative work related to accounts receivable and student financials as well as process Federal Work-study interfacing. Trisha is an alumna of UMFK with a Bachelors in Computer Applications and an Associates in Business Administration. She starts in her new capacity November 8th. Please join in congratulating Trisha in her new role!
The Human Resources Office would like to welcome Jenny Madore as our new Administrative Specialist in the Facilities Department. Jenny comes to us with over 20 years of hands-on customer service experience from her previous employment as a customer service rep. for a local oil company, as a real estate sales agent, and her most recent employment as a pharmacy technician. In her new role, Jenny will perform administrative work in the daily operations of the Facilities Management Office to include motor pool scheduling, key inventory issuance and collection, prepare purchase orders, and handle departmental budgetary aspects. Jenny's first day will be November 15th.
Please welcome Elden Devoe as our new Facilities Maintenance Worker. Elden has been working in the automotive industry as a parts counterman for several years and states he is prepared for the transition to a new role that will allow him to contribute to UMFK's success. Elden will be responsible for the custodial services and the basic maintenance upkeep of the UMFK Lodge. Elden is a graduate of Northern Maine Technical College where he received an Associate's degree in Automotive Technology. His first day on campus will be November 22nd.
Please greet Trisha, Jenny, and Eldon on campus this fall and welcome them to their new positions or opportunities at UMFK!
Your UMFK HR Team