Roger George – President
Roger George is a native of Bangor and began his love for music as a student of Bangor High School where he played bass drum in the BHS band. His talents now allow him the joy of singing with the Black Bear Men’s Chorus and sharing as a life-long member of St. John’s Episcopal Church. Roger is owner and operator of the nearly four decade business, Hair Fashions by Roger. Roger is a member of Bangor Noontime Rotary Club and recipient if the Paul Harris Award. He is on the board of Community Health and Counseling Center and Operation Breaking Stereotypes. George’s spare time is dedicated to his family and anything-music.
Patricia Stowell – Vice President
Dr. Patricia Stowell is a private instructor of piano and chamber music and has presented master classes in the United States as well as in Europe. In 2014 she was honored with The Wilma Award for her extraordinary dedication and commitment to the Collins Center for the Arts in Orono, Maine. With degrees from Indiana U. and a doctorate from Northwestern U., she is on the faculty at the Bay Chamber Community School of Music in Rockport, Maine and has directed the Maine Young Musicians Chamber Music Program at Kneisel Hall since the year 2000. Patricia has also performed overseas in Russia, Germany, Austria, Poland and Bulgaria. She enjoys aiding other students and teachers with studio instruction in Maine and via Skype..
Danielle Berube – Treasurer
Danielle Berube lives in Levant with her husband and two children. Danielle has a love of numbers and brings a strong knowledge of non-profit development, and enthusiasm for our mission, to the TGOM Board. Danielle currently works as the Chief Financial Officer of the Bangor YMCA. She enjoys volunteering , camping, and spending time with family.
Amanda Nadeau – Secretary
Amanda (Mandy) Nadeau’s love for music began at a young age growing up in Presque Isle, Maine. Beginning in the fifth grade she started her musical career as a French Horn Player, because it reminded her of Christmas, playing until her senior year of High School. Throughout those same years she could often be heard in chorus or theatre singing as a soprano. Today she doesn’t play as much as she used to, but believes in the impact music can have on a child’s life. Currently living in Bangor, Maine working for Darling’s Auto Group as Creative Content Specialist. She can often be caught singing rock, indie, folk and even some show tunes at the office.
Norah St. Peter
Norah St. Peter has been playing music for longer than she can remember. A violinist-turned-violist, she participated in school and community orchestras throughout her youth and attended multiple chamber music camps across the state of Maine during her high school years. She also participated in her high school’s musical theatre and choral programs. She started her undergraduate career as a Music Education major at the University of Maine, and although she ended up with a Philosophy degree she never gave up her love of the viola. She is now married to a music teacher and is a passionate supporter of the place of arts in education. She currently works as a manager at a local credit union and spends her free time dabbling in creative writing and philosophizing.