Sun setting over the ocean behind a lobster shack in Harpswell

Connect • Network • Engage

Where doers, makers and professionals in the Southern Midcoast and Greater Freeport areas meet, mingle and collaborate.

Why Join

Meet New People

Network for work or meet and mingle at one of our social events in the Southern Midcoast and Greater Freeport areas.

Professional Development

Workshops and events.

Volunteer Opportunities

Contribute to our communities or join one of our committees.

FREE

To become a member!

About Us

Midcoast Edge provides an active outlet for our members to reinvest in our communities both personally and professionally. We create awareness of opportunities that help support living, working, volunteering or socializing in the Bath-Brunswick-Harpswell-Topsham and Freeport areas. We’re always looking for good people to do cool things with us. Volunteer for an event or one of our steering committee opportunities.

Steering Committee

Kelly Dorsey

Kelly Dorsey

Chair

Kelly Dorsey is a Brunswick native and currently works as a VP, Treasury Services Officer for Androscoggin Bank. She is an active member of the local chamber as well as the finance committee for the Cathance River Education Alliance. Kelly joined the Midcoast Edge board in 2014 to help promote the success of young professionals who live and thrive in Maine.

Kelly and her husband, Ian, live in Freeport with their new son, Tommy, and their first son, a yellow lab named Gatsby.

Stephen Carter

Stephen Carter

Vice Chair

Stephen grew up in the midcoast area and has deep ties to the local community. He graduated in 2014 from Endicott College with a degree in Sports Management and a minor in Business Administration, and currently works as a Pre-Owned Client Advisor at Bill Dodge in Brunswick.

Nick Favreau

Immediate Past Chair

Nick Favreau joined the Midcoast Edge in 2013, soon after returning to Maine after 7 years in Philadelphia. Nick is a Consultant for Berry Dunn, based out of Portland. He has deep ties to the Brunswick region and hopes to help make it a vibrant place for other young people. Nick loves to cook, travel and volunteer.

Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson

Treasurer

Brian Robinson as a Credit Analyst at Mechanics Savings Bank supports Commercial Loan Officers by assessing credit risk involved in lending money.  He has over ten years of banking experience, holds a MBA from the University of Southern Maine and a Bachelors in Business Administration from Bryant University. Brian became an Edge Member in 2013 and is currently serving as Treasurer and Hacker’s Ball Co-Chair.  He currently resides in Topsham and enjoys hiking, waterskiing and traveling.

Jessica Crosby

Professional Development

Jess Crosby returned to her home state of Maine in search of a job after several years of a nomad lifestyle that took her everywhere from Germany to Guatemala.  She started shortly after as a temporary receptionist for Bonney Staffing Center and now nearly six years later is the Branch Manager of their Topsham office.  Jess enjoys meeting with local businesses to determine their hiring needs and has brought this passion to her role as Professional Development Chair for the Edge.  Jess lives with her husband and two cats in Gardiner where they own and operate an organic vegetable farm.

Nate Wildes

Nate Wildes

At-Large
Live and Work in Maine

As Engagement Director for Live and Work in Maine, Nate is focused on enabling people to seize the many opportunities for living and working here in Maine. A University of Maine graduate who followed employment to the mid-west only to come running back to the Way Life Should Be, Nate knows first-hand how under-appreciated our quality of life is – and how much opportunity there is for our future.

Nate is also co-founder of Flight Deck Brewing on Brunswick Landing, which is a production brewery, tasting room and event space designed to accelerate the social and community development of the greater-Brunswick area.

Partners

We believe good things happen when like-minded people get together. Interested? Have an idea? We’re always looking for sponsors, partners and collaborators to help us promote our little slice of Maine as a great place to live, work and play.

 

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