Board of Directors and Staff

The Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance is a community-lead organization with basket makers from the Maliseet, Micmac, Passamaquoddy and Penobscot tribal nations on its board.


President: Jeannette (aka Molly) Neptune Parker (Passamaquoddy)
Vice President: Fred Tomah (Maliseet)
Treasurer: Caron Shay (Penobscot)
Secretary: Ruth Johnson (Penobscot)


Carol Polchies (Maliseet)
Peter Neptune (Passamaquoddy)
Eldon Hanning (Micmac)
Richard Silliboy (Micmac)
Nicole Johnson (Penobscot)
Jeremy Frey (Passamaquoddy)
Janet Neptune (Passamaquoddy)
Gerald Jacobs (Passamaquoddy)
Suzanne Greenlaw (Maliseet)


Project Manager: Jennifer Sapiel Neptune (Penobscot)