Meet the MEMA staff
Our staff is comprised of highly knowledgeable and committed professionals who work tirelessly in the interest of members, non-members and the general public to advance the local energy industry.
President & CEO
Email Jamie: Jamie@MaineEnergyMarketers.com
As a 1994 J.D. graduate of the Franklin Pierce Law Center, Jamie Py came to MEMA as legal counsel in 1995. He also holds an MBA from Drexel and is a member of the Maine Bar. In one of his former lives, Jamie worked as the facility manager for an oil company in New Hampshire. In 2002, Jamie was named the President of MEMA, a position he has served in ever since.
Email Hannah: HEstes@MaineEnergyMarketers.com
Hannah joined the MEMA team in early 2011 and brings tremendous value to the Association. With a broad background in senior-level accounting, she previously served as an accounting manager for a well-respected company in Portland. Hannah handles everything from accounts receivable and payable to budgetary work, administering MTEC registrations and managing Association software.
Email Brenda: Brenda@MaineEnergyMarketers.com
Brenda joined the MEMA team in 2001, coming to us from the healthcare industry. As the Association’s administrative assistant, Brenda cheerfully greets and assists all who enter our Brunswick offices. She answers the phone and manages a handful of other important duties, keeping the day-to-day operations running smoothly.
Email Robin: RobinM@MaineEnergyMarketers.com
Robin joined MEMA in 1997 after being employed as the workers’ compensation underwriter for a third-party administrator. As a licensed insurance agent, Robin has worked in the insurance industry for over 20 years. Robin handles all accounting aspects for MEMA’s Health and Workers’ Compensation Trusts, working closely with the trustees of each program while also acting as your contact for any questions or concerns involving the MEMA benefits packages.
MTEC Senior Instructor
Email Bryan: BChampagne@MaineEnergyMarketers.com
Bryan boasts vast knowledge and years of experience in the HVAC-R industry. A Master-level technician, Bryan instructs a variety of classes, including the Energy Conservation Technician Basic Training course, Hands-On Propane and Basic A/C with EPA Certification.
Director of Engagement & Education
Email Matt: Matt@MaineEnergyMarketers.com
Matt joined MEMA in 2016, previously working for Linda Bean in Freeport, first as her assistant and later as the COO of Linda Bean’s Perfect Maine. Matt brings with him strong employee management, marketing, PR and communication skills. He is tasked with membership engagement and growth, as well as driving attendance and public awareness for MTEC.
Marketing & Event Coordinator
Email Michaella: MLynch@MaineEnergyMarketers.com
Michaella is MEMA’s newest employee as of April 2017. With over a decade in the hospitality industry, Michaella is skilled at working with people, sales and coordinating events. Her duties include helping with MTEC marketing efforts, representing MEMA at college fairs and career centers and planning member-focused events.