A longtime Bangor enterprise chief will head Maine’s chamber of commerce

Julia Munsey, who has been concerned in lots of the largest financial improvement efforts within the Bangor space previously 20 years, will take over as president of the Maine State Chamber of Commerce in March, succeeding its longtime president, Dana Connors.

Connors, who led the state chamber for 29 years, introduced final 12 months he would retire in 2023. A local of Aroostook County, Connors beforehand served as city supervisor for Presque Isle, in addition to transportation commissioner for the state underneath governors John McKernan and Joseph Brennan.

Munsey, who attended Orono Excessive College and graduated from the College of Maine in 2002, has been a fixture within the Bangor space financial improvement scene for greater than 20 years.