Board of Directors and Staff

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



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

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)


Jennifer Sapiel Neptune (Penobscot), Executive Director