In her role as Finance Associate, Tabitha gives general administrative support to the finance department including the performance of accounts payable, data entry, and filing.
Prior to joining the Island Institute, Tabitha was the bookkeeper at the First Congregational Church. She got her undergraduate degree at the University of Maine in resource economics and a masters in community economic development. Her connection to the Island Institute dates back to her time as a student on Islesboro, when she received Island Institute scholarships.
Tabitha lives in Maine with her husband, son, and their dog. She enjoys skiing, hiking, sailing, and camping.