Our Leadership Team

  • Chair: Melvin J Williams, Waldoboro
  • Vice Chair: Joe Grant, Wiscasset
  • Secretary: Ken Frederic, Bistol
  • Treasurer: Shirley Mclaren, Waldoboro
  • Finance Chair: Judy Fossel, Alna
  • State Committee Representatives: Jeanette Wheeler, Waldoboro and Ken Frederic, Bristol

Our Executive Team

The LCRC Executive Committee is composed of the elected leadership plus at large representatives of the membership:

  • Susan Szwed, Waldoboro
  • Norm Hunt, Newcastle

Past Chairs of the LCRC

The LCRC is the official governing body for Republicans in Lincoln County. It’s purpose is to strengthen the Republican Party in Lincoln County, Support LIncoln County Candidates, and work together with the State GOP and Republican Campaigns to help them achieve their goals.

  • Helping to recruit candidates for office and support their campaign efforts.
  • Raising funds to sustain LCRC operations.
  • Conducting community outreach and voter registration
  • Provide information about the Republican Party and its objectives.
  • Conducting get out the vote efforts.
  • Encouraging the formation of town committees and town committee operations.

Voting Members of the LCRC are elected by the town committees. The Chair and Finance Chair are ‘automatically’ members of the County Committee and the number of additional representatives is proportional to the number of registered Republican voters in each town. All registered Republicans and Unaffiliated voters are welcome to attend LCRC Meetings.

Meet the Team

County Committee Officers

Melvin J. Willliams

Chairman

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Joe Grant

Vice Chair

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Ken Frederic

Secretary

Ken was born in Ellsworth, graduated from Brewer HS and UMO (BSEE). He also has degrees from George Washington University (MSEE) and Johns Hopkins (MS Computer Science and MS Administrative Science). He worked at the National Security Agency, Ford Aerospace, SAIC and his own consulting company providing 43 years of Engineering and Program Management advice and services to the NSA and NRO. After retirement in 2012, he moved back to Maine and now lives in Bristol where he is active in the LCRC, St. Patrick’s, and Bristol Community. He is also contributes to “Another View”, a conservative column published in several Maine weekly papers and the Maine Examiner.

Shirley Mclaren

Treasurer

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Judy Fossel

Finance Chair

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Susan Szwed

Executive Committee

Executive Committee
At Large Members

Norm Hunt

Executive Committee

Ken Frederic

State Committee Man

State Committee Representatives

Jeanette Wheeler

State Committee Woman