Dick Sturgeon- Dick Sturgeon continues to make his mark upon the university as a coach, educator, and administrator during his distinguished career that has spanned more than 30 years. He coached men’s basketball, baseball and sailing at the University of Maine Portland, then guided the men’s basketball program for three seasons after the merger. He taught physical education at UMP and has continued teaching math. He has also served as Director of Advising, Executive Director of Alumni and Development, and Executive Director of University Advancement. More recently he directed the Gorham Task Force and the Gorham Initiative to revitalize the Gorham campus.