NHEST, Inc. Officers and Board

NHEST, Inc. is a 501 c(3) organization incorporated in the State of Maine. It exists for the sole purpose of providing nature education opportunities, primarily electronically based, for blind and visually impaired adults and children


President/CEO: Don Tarbet, PhD
Resource and natural history specialist
Bradford, ME

Vice President: Patricia Allred
Teacher of the blind
Williamsburg, VA

Secretary/treasurer/clerk: Kathryn A. Tarbet
Bradford, ME

Board of Directors

Chairman: Don Tarbet

Member: Patricia Allred

Member: Martin C. Michener, PhD
MIST Software Associates
Hollis, NH
Ornithologist and sound recording specialist

Member: Sue Martin
Technical access specialist for the blind, Iris Network
Ellsworth, ME

Member: Kent McKusick
Vice President, Bangor Savings Bank
Bangor, ME

Member: Jean Small
Supervising Teacher of the Blind
St. Michael’s Center
Bangor, ME

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