President, University of Southern Maine Foundation
Vice President, Transportation Engineering, The Louis Berger Group, Inc.
Treasurer, Martin’s Point Health Care
President, Friends of the Eastern Promenade
Budget Committee Chair, Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts
George Campbell is a business and community leader with a proven record of creating billions in public/private partnerships. He has developed a unique perspective as a public policy leader and private entity facilitator resulting in a reputation as an innovator, deal maker, and go-to person. Mr. Campbell possesses proven abilities in financial leadership and management. He also represented private sector clients like LL Bean, Great Spring Waters of America (Nestlé), and General Dynamics (Bath Iron Works Shipyard) to design, gain local and state support, and helped develop significant expansion projects all above $100 million and ranging to $300 million plus. Mr. Campbell served as Commissioner of Transportation of both Maine (1980-1984) and New Hampshire (2008-2001) and as the former Mayor of the Portland City Council. He led both state departments of transportation from significant deficits to sound financial footing and sustainable revenues. He also has a deep history and commitment to the non-profit sector.
He currently serves as the treasurer and Past Chair to Martin’s Point Health Care, President, Friends of the Eastern Promenade and Chair of the Budget Committee for the Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts.
In late 2015, George Campbell was appointed as President of the University of Southern Maine (USM) Foundation and Vice President of Advancement for USM.